Description flag of Swaziland
three horizontal bands of blue (top), red (triple width), and blue; the red band is edged in yellow; centered in the red band is a large black and white shield covering two spears and a staff decorated with feather tassels, all placed horizontally
Umbuso weSwatini (long)
Swazi(s) (noun) eSwatini (adjective)
English (official, government business conducted in English), siSwati (official)
1,128,814 ranked 157, (data 2008)
almost completely surrounded by South Africa. The lowest point is Great Usutu River 21 m.
535km, Mozambique 105 km, South Africa 430 km.
4 districts; Hhohho, Lubombo, Manzini, Shiselweni
6 September 1968 (from UK)