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* The [[United States#States and federal district|50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia]];
 
* The [[United States#States and federal district|50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia]];
 
* The [[United States#Territories|five inhabited U.S. insular areas]];
 
* The [[United States#Territories|five inhabited U.S. insular areas]];
* Micronesia and the Marshall Islands, two independent states that are in {{w|Compact of Free Association|free association}} with the United States (the third, Palau, is not included);
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* Micronesia and the Marshall Islands, two of three independent states that are in {{w|Compact of Free Association|free association}} with the United States (the third, {{w|Flag of Palau|Palau}}, is not included);
 
* The [[Canada#Subdivisions|13 Canadian provinces and territories]];
 
* The [[Canada#Subdivisions|13 Canadian provinces and territories]];
 
* The Canadian region of Labrador (the province of [[Newfoundland and Labrador]] was named "Newfoundland" until 2001, though Labrador was already a part of it).
 
* The Canadian region of Labrador (the province of [[Newfoundland and Labrador]] was named "Newfoundland" until 2001, though Labrador was already a part of it).
   
Note that Georgia, which ended in last place in the survey, changed [[Georgia (USA state)|its flag]] in 2003. [[Louisiana|Louisiana's flag]] was modified in 2006 and 2010, and [[Utah|Utah's flag]] in 2011.
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Note that [[Georgia (USA state)|Georgia]], which ended in last place in the survey, adopted a new flag in 2003. Smaller changes were made to [[Louisiana|Louisiana's flag]] in 2006 and 2010, and to [[Utah|Utah's flag]] in 2011.
   
Source: [http://www.nava.org/flag-design/survey/state-provincial-survey-2001 NAVA's website]
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Source: [http://www.nava.org/flag-design/survey/state-provincial-survey-2001 NAVA's website] ([https://web.archive.org/web/20150223204701/http://www.nava.org/flag-design/survey/state-provincial-survey-2001 archived link])
   
 
==Results==
 
==Results==

Revision as of 19:00, July 10, 2015

Flag of NAVA

The flag of NAVA

In 2001, the North American Vexillological Association (NAVA) asked visitors of its website to give their opinion on 72 subnational and territorial flags of the United States and Canada. 100 NAVA members and over 300 non-members ranked the 72 flags on a scale of 0 to 10 (worst to best).

Included in the survey are the flags of the following entities:

Note that Georgia, which ended in last place in the survey, adopted a new flag in 2003. Smaller changes were made to Louisiana's flag in 2006 and 2010, and to Utah's flag in 2011.

Source: NAVA's website (archived link)

Results

The following gallery shows the results of the survey. The average score of each flag is listed in parentheses.

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