The flag of Ethiopia was officially adopted on February 6, 1996.
It features the Pan-African colors; green is symbolic of Ethiopia's land, yellow is the color of peace and love, and red the color of strength. The centered gold star on a blue shield is said to represent unity.
Ethiopia Coat of Arms:
The emblem of Ethiopia is composed of a golden pentagram (symbolizing the unity of the people) with radiating rays of light within a blue circle.
|Land Area||1,000,000 km2|
|Water Area||104,300 km2|
|Total Area||1,104,300km2 (#26)|
|Government Type||Federal Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$175.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$1,900|