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French national flag - Image by Željko Heimer, 7 May 2005
Area: 1,628 km2
Population (2020): 383,559 inhabitants
Subdivisions: 2 arrondissements, 21 cantons, 32 municipalities.
The official flag of Guadeloupe is the French national flag.
Ivan Sache, 18 February 2005
Unofficial flags of Guadeloupe - Images by Pierre Gay & António Martins, 1 October 2006
Guadeloupe is sometimes represented by a banner of the arms of the island's main town, Pointe-à-Pitre. The flag features, on a black or red background a yellow sun and a green sugar cane, and a blue stripe charged with yellow fleurs-de-lis on the top.
The flag appears to be used for touristic purpose only.
Pascal Vagnat, António Martins, Pierre Gay & Al Kirsch, 19 January 2001
Flag of Region Guadeloupe - Image by Ivan Sache, 26 November 2016
The flag of Region Guadeloupe (photo,
photo) is white with the Region's emblem in the middle.
The emblem of Region Guadeloupe features a stylized seagull and a rising sun. Blue represents the sky and the sea while green represents the island.
Ivan Sache, 26 November 2016