|Land Area||316 km2|
|Total Area||316km2 (#185)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$16.32 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$37,900|
- Bird: Blue Rock Thrush
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: Malta's coat of arms is
composed of a shield displaying the national flag, and is surrounded by
an olive and palm branch (both symbolizing peace).
Above the shield rests a golden crown containing a port with five turrets depicting Malta's forts, and below a white ribbon displays the text, "Repubblika ta' Malta." ("Republic of Malta")
- Flag of Malta
- Flower: Maltese Rock Centaury
- Tree: Gharghar
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