After Vatican City gained independence from Italy in 1929 the flag was officially adopted.
Official Name: Stato della Citta del Vaticano
Location: The world smallest sovereign country Vatican City is located in western Rome on the right bank of the Tiber river.
Area: 0.44 Sq. km
Official Language: Latin Italian.
National Flag: Vertically yellow and white with on the white the crossed keys and tiara of the Papacy.
Flag Ratio: 1:1
National Anthem: Inno e Marcia Pontificale Hymn and Pontifical March (1950)