The official flag of Kyrgyzstan has two colors: red and gold. Red is a background on which there is 40 rays sun.
Red is a symbol of courage and force. Under this field tribes conquered in VII centuries. Gold is a symbol of wealth The sun has 40 rays and tranquility it is a symbol of 40 tribes united in one state.
Despite the fact that the flag of Kyrgyzstan has not changed since its official adoption, there are several projects that offer alternatives to the current flag. Some of them make minor corrections, and a few offer a total change in color and shape. The projects are dominated by blue color, which is considered traditional in the culture of the Kyrgyz. It is also proposed to make the image of the mountains as a symbol of mountain country. A certain proportions of the flag and the emblem are prescribed to coincide it with historic past.
Total area:199,900 km2
Formation:31. 8. 1991
Currency:kyrgyzstani som (KGS)