ISO Country Codes (ISO
Also, if you look into the SubdivisionCodes table or file you will see there's no relation with the aformentioned subdivision codes! As this is a short, simple database of facts there is a strong argument that no rights can subsist in this collection. Note: If the columns don't align correctly, please increase the font size in your browser. It is used by most major shipping companies, by freight forwarders and in the manufacturing industry around the world. This is very useful question and answer for me i also upvote it, but there are so many idiots and boasty people on so who always find such a question to criticize. It bases its list of country names and abbreviations on the list of names published by the United Nations. But I couldn't find anything like this for cities. Doc 9303, Machine Readable Travel Documents, Part I — Machine Readable Passports, Volume I — Passports with Machine Readable Data Stored in Optical Character Recognition Format.
It's filled only on request, that's why it's empty in most cases — Feb 12 '15 at 12:53. Country codes are short form of countries represent in alphabetical and numerical format. However, it does not define the names of countries — this information comes from United Nations sources Terminology Bulletin Country Names and the Country and Region Codes for Statistical Use maintained by the United Nations Statistics Divisions. The international community does not recognize a country by that name and you should not use it to describe this country. License This material is licensed by its maintainers under the Public Domain Dedication and License.
Two-letter and Three-letter country codes are used to represent the countries as short name. For example, for Spain that column refers to the province without mentioning at all the upper division autonomous communities and also some locations have that field void. The service is automatically renewed every year, which means that you will keep receiving updates until you stop the auto renewal on your account. For example, all national postal organizations throughout the world exchange international mail in containers identified with the relevant country code. Morroco currently 2018 controls most of the coastal region while the Sahrawis control the interior.
I hope it saves you some time. It contains the three-letter code. In deference to the People's Republic of China, the refers to Taiwan as. Internet domain name systems use the codes to define top level domain names such as '. These codes may be used only during a transitional period of at least five years while new code elements that may have replaced them are taken into use. Names and codes for subdivisions are usually taken from relevant official national information sources.
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. The alpha-3 code is not made available free of charge. The reserved alpha-3 codes can be divided into the following four categories: , , , and. In addition, in machine readable passports, the codes are used to determine the nationality of the user and when we send money from one bank to another the country codes are a way to identify where the bank is based. Read more about the different types of codes in the.
The created and maintains the. International Dialing Codes for making overseas phone calls are also listed below. There is no country named Macedonia. We have compiled them in the quick reference table below in order to help our clients do quick conversions from the numeric or 2 letter code to any country name. The formerly used codes are four letter codes alpha-4.
It lists 250 official short names and code elements as of Dec 2012. Yes, Steve, it does: it is on the sixth column, though I must admit that it's not complete. I am boarded of it and this post is answer to them all nonsense so called expert. How the alpha 4 codes are constructed depends on the reason why the country name has been removed. You will be notified when changes are made so you can download the latest versions.
Macedonia is an ancient Greek empire. For more information you can also find and. World countries and their standard codes are listed in. The country code element is not shown in this column. A bit strange in the internet era, but luckily, there is a and a.
To be considered, some criteria, amongst others, include that the area be physically separated from its parent country and outside its territorial waters. See the standard for former country codes. The country codes can be represented either as a two-letter code alpha-2 which is recommended as the general purpose code, a three-letter code alpha-3 which is more closely related to the country name and a three digit numeric code numeric -3 which can be useful if you need to avoid using Latin script. If you are using R here's how to get the data you want quickly loaded: install. This carries the implication though not spelled out that other uses are not permitted and that, therefore, there may be rights preventing further general use and reuse. Instead, and what has been done so far to solve it. The is probably the most updated source for the two-letter codes.
The International Standard for country codes and codes for their subdivisions. . Whether you're in banking or a business using country codes, look no further than this collection to keep you up-to-date. They allow a better visual association between the codes and the country names than the two-letter codes the third set of codes is and hence offers no visual association. The codes for subdivisions are represented as the alpha-2 code for the country, followed by up to three characters. We also have a product, the , which you can where you will also find a decoding table.