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Rwanda Flag:
Flag of Rwanda

The new Rwanda flag was officially adopted on October 25, 2001. It was designed by a local artist.

The green is symbolic of the country's prosperity, the yellow is symbolic of potential and real economic development, and the blue is symbolic of happiness and peace. The sun and its rays are said to represent enlightenment.

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Rwanda Coat of Arms:
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The national seal of Rwanda was restyled in 2001, and contains tribal devices centered and encircled by a square knot.

Rwanda's Information

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Land Area 24,668 km2
Water Area 1,670 km2
Total Area 26,338km2 (#144)
Population 12,988,423 (#73)
Population Density 526.53/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $21.97 Billion
GDP Per Capita 1,900$
Currency Franc (RWF)
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.