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Togolese Symbols

  • Animal: Hippopotamus
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Togo

  • Coat of Arms: The emblem of Togo, adopted March 14, 1962, is composed of two red lions (a symbol of bravery) each holding onto a bow and arrow that represents the call for citizens to be active in defense of freedom.

    A golden shield bearing the letters RT (République Togolaise) rests between the lions, and the national motto is displayed on a ribbon above.
  • Flag of Togo
  • Motto: "Travail, Liberté, Patrie" ("Work, Liberty, Homeland")

Togo's Information

Flag of Togo
Land Area 54,385 km2
Water Area 2,400 km2
Total Area 56,785km2 (#123)
Population 7,756,937 (#99)
Population Density 142.63/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $11.61 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,500
Currency Franc (XOF)
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