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Zimbabwe's Information

Flag of Zimbabwe
Land Area 386,847 km2
Water Area 3,910 km2
Total Area 390,757km2 (#60)
Population 14,546,961 (#71)
Population Density 37.60/km2
Government Type Semi-presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $28.33 Billion
GDP Per Capita $1,700
Currency Dollar (ZWL)
Largest Cities
  • Animal: Sable Antelope
  • Bird: African Fish Eagle
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Zimbabwe

  • Coat of Arms: Zimbabwe's coat of arms features two kudus standing on top of a mound composed of wheat, cotton and maize. The kudus support a green shield displaying 14 waves of blue and white (a symbol of Victoria Falls and prosperity) with the ancient Kingdom of Great Zimbabwe represented at the base.

    Transposed from the national flag is the Soapstone Bird and red star symbolizing an international outlook.
  • Flag of Zimbabwe
  • Flower: Flame lily
  • Motto: "Unity, Freedom, Work"
This page was last updated on July 10, 2020.

Zimbabwe Trivia

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