Flags of The World

Flags of The World

Flags are icons for countries. They use symbolism to represent ideals and characteristics of the country they fly for. They are easily recognizable and identifiable by people around the world, and they provide something for people in each country to rally behind or protest with. Since they are so iconic, flags often end up being the subject of infographics.

  • Countries of the world are have varied cultures, but there are still trends in the flag world. Combining all flags of the world by color shows that red and white are extremely common colors.

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  • You might expect the biggest flag in the world to be from Texas, but it’s actually the Romanian flag.
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