Flag of Puerto Rico

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Puerto Rico
Flag of Puerto Rico (Light blue).svg
Use Civil and state flag and ensign Civil and state flag, civil and state ensign
Proportion 2:3
Adopted 1952
Design Five equal horizontal bands of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; a blue isosceles triangle based on the hoist side bears a large, white, five-pointed star in the center.

The flag of Puerto Rico consists of five equal horizontal bands of red (top and bottom) alternating with white; a blue isosceles triangle based on the hoist side has a large, white, five-pointed star in the center.

The flag was created in 1892. In 1952, the flag became the official national flag of Puerto Rico.