Flag Colors & DescriptionThe flag of Christmas Island is divided diagonally from upper hoist to lower fly. The upper triangle is green with a yellow image of the Golden Bosun Bird superimposed, while the lower triangle is blue with the Southern Cross constellation, representing Australia, superimposed. A yellow disk displaying a green map of the island is centered on the flag. The flag of Australia is used for official purposes.
Population: 1,493 (July 2006 estimate) (growth rate): 0% (2006 estimate)
English (official), Chinese, Malay
Capital: The Settlement
Natural Resources: beaches, phosphate