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United Arab Emirates's Information

Flag of United Arab Emirates
Land Area 83,600 km2
Total Area 83,600km2 (#113)
Population 5,927,482 (#111)
Population Density 70.90/km2
Government Type Federation Of Monarchies
GDP (PPP) $667.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $67,700
Currency Dirham (AED)
Largest Cities
United Arab Emirates Flag:
Flag of United Arab Emirates

The flag of United Arab Emirates was officially adopted on December 2, 1971.

The flag features the Pan-Arab colors of red, green, white and black, which are colors symbolic of Arab unity. In addition, other color references include green representing fertility; white representing neutrality, and black the incredible oil wealth within its borders.

Larger United Arab Emirates flag

United Arab Emirates Coat of Arms:
Flag of United Arab Emirates

The emblem of the United Arab Emirates was adopted in 1973, and is composed of a golden falcon holding onto a red parchment depicting the name of the country in Kufic script.

Centered on the falcon's chest is a disc representing the national flag.

This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.

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