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Uganda's Quick Facts

Land Area 197,100 km2
Water Area 43,938 km2
Total Area 241,038 km2
Population 38,319,241
Population Density 158.98 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $84.93 Billion
GDP Per Capita $2,100
Currency Shilling (UGX)
Largest Cities
  • Kampala (3,298,364)
Uganda Flag:
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The flag was adopted October 9, 1962. The flag's colors: black, yellow and red, represent the Ugandan people, sunlight and brotherhood.

The centered "Great Crested Crane" is the country's national badge (symbol).

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Uganda Coat of Arms:
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Uganda's coat of arms features a Crested Crane and a Ugandan Kob supporting a shield that displays three symbols: waves for Lake Victoria at the top, a sun representing the beautiful weather centered, and a traditional drum symbolic of dancing at the bottom.

Crossed behind the shield are spears, and the national motto is displayed on a ribbon below.

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