Bolivia flag information
Description flag of Bolivia
three equal horizontal bands of red (top), yellow and green with the coat of arms centered on the yellow band
similar to the flag of Ghana, which has a large black five-pointed star centered in the yellow band
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Official country name
Republic of Bolivia
Republica de Bolivia (long)
Bolivian(s) (noun) Bolivia (adjective)
Spanish 60.7% (official), Quechua 21.2% (official), Aymara 14.6% (official), foreign languages 2.4%, other 1.2% (2001 census)
La Paz (administrative capital)
9,247,816 ranked 89, (data 2008)
shares control of Lago Titicaca, world's highest navigable lake (elevation 3,805 m), with Peru. The lowest point is Rio Paraguay 90 m.
6,940km, Argentina 832 km, Brazil 3,423 km, Chile 860 km, Paraguay 750 km, Peru 1,075 km.
9 departments (departamentos, singular - departamento); Beni, Chuquisaca, Cochabamba, La Paz, Oruro, Pando, Potosi, Santa Cruz, Tarija
6 August 1825 (from Spain)