Iceland is domestically referred to as Island and the kind of government it has is Republic.
The capital city of Iceland is Reykjavik and boasts a population of 0.2 million.
The Icelander flag is is made up of blue with a red cross outlined in white extending to the edges of the flag; the vertical part of the cross is shifted to the hoist side in the style of the Dannebrog (Danish flag); the colors represent three of the elements that make up the island: red is for the island's volcanic fires, white recalls the snow and ice fields of the island, and blue is for the surrounding ocean and is displayed above.
The National symbol of Iceland is gyrfalcon.
The National hymn of Iceland is ""Lofsöngur" ("Hymn")" which was composed by Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson.