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Flag Log's 2004 Chart of National Flags

United Nations
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina (state)
Argentina (civil)
Armenia
Australia
Austria (civil)
Austria (state)
Azerbaijan
The Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium
Belize
Benin
Bhutan
Bolivia (state)
Bolivia (civil)
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Cape Verde
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia
Comoros
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of the Congo
Costa Rica (civil)
Costa Rica (state)
Côte d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark (civil)
Denmark (state)
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Ecuador (state)
Ecuador (civil)
Egypt
El Salvador
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia
Fiji
Finland (civil)
Finland (state)
France
Gabon
The Gambia
Georgia
Germany (civil)
Germany (state)
Ghana
Greece
Grenada
Guatemala (state)
Guatemala (civil)
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti (state)
Haiti (civil)
Honduras
Hungary
Iceland (civil)
Iceland (state)
India
Indonesia
Iran
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
North Korea
South Korea
Kuwait
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Latvia
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania (civil)
Lithuania (state)
Luxembourg
Macedonia
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico
Micronesia
Moldova (front)
Moldova (back)
Monaco (civil)
Monaco (state)
Mongolia
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia
Nauru
Nepal
Netherlands
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Niger
Nigeria
Norway (civil)
Norway (state)
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Palestine
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay (front)
Paraguay (back)
Peru (civil)
Peru (state)
Philippines
Poland (civil)
Poland (state)
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russia
Rwanda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
San Marino (state)
San Marino (civil)
São Tomé and Príncipe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia and Montenegro
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
Spain (state)
Spain (civil)
Sri Lanka
Sudan
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vatican City
Venezuela (civil)
Venezuela (state)
Vietnam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Other Countries and Territories

Åland
American Samoa
Anguilla
Antarctica
Aruba
Azores
Canary Islands
Chagos Islands
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Cook Islands
Faroe Islands
French Guiana
French Polynesia
Gibraltar
Greenland
Guadeloupe
Guam
Guernsey
Hong Kong
Isle of Man
Jersey
Macau
Madeira
Martinique (nationalist)
Martinique (traditional)
Netherlands Antilles
New Caledonia
Niue
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Puerto Rico
Réunion
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
U.S. Virgin Islands
Wallis and Futuna
Western Sahara

Historical Notes

January 4: Afghanistan shortened the ratio of its flag from 1:2 to 2:3.
January 14: Georgia adopted a new flag, based on a banner ascribed to the medieval Kingdom of Georgia in a 14th-century atlas. The design was adopted following the Rose Revolution, which brought the pro-Western United National Movement to power.
April 6: The Cocos (Keeling) Islands adopted a flag. The green and yellow colour scheme was derived from Australia's sporting colours.
April 24: Voters in Cyprus rejected the Annan Plan, which would have reunited the island under a new flag. The broad yellow stripe was to symbolize the island as a whole, while the blue and red stripes symbolized the Greek and Turkish communities.
April 28: The Iraqi Governing Council announced a new flag for post-Saddam Iraq. The blue stripes represented the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, and yellow and light blue colours represented the Kurdish and Turkmen minorities respectively. The flag's total break with the flag design traditions of the Arab world proved extremely unpopular and the project was shelved.
June 28: Iraq modified its flag to replace Saddam Hussein's handwriting with Kufic calligraphy.
July 2: The joint parliament of Serbia and Montenegro considered a proposal to abandon the old Yugoslavian flag in favour of a "compromise" design which combined the nearly identical tricolours of Serbia and Montenegro. The project died after Montenegro adopted a radically different flag later that month.
July 19: Bolivia slightly modified the design of its coat of arms.
September 1: Lithuania shortened the ratio of its flag from 1:2 to 3:5 and adopted a new state flag, similar to the one used before the Second World War.