The Mongolia flag was officially adopted in 1940.
The sky blue is the country's national color.
The red color, once used to represent Communism, today represents progress.
A series of Buddhist symbols are displayed within the left red panel.
Mongolia Coat of Arms:
The emblem of Mongolia was adopted March 25, 1992 and features a wind horse flying above the Wheel of Dharma.
A tumen nasan encircles the emblem, representing eternity; the Cintamani situated above, represents the Buddhist Three Jewels.
|Land Area||1,553,556 km2|
|Water Area||10,560 km2|
|Total Area||1,564,116km2 (#18)|
|Government Type||Semi-presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$37.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$12,200|