Whether you're in banking or a business using country codes, look no further than this collection to keep you up-to-date. 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. Initial rating given on approval of checklist. However, the mentioned is a country on its own with the three other countries being its dependent territories. Country codes are used in the areas of management, communications mainly international , product labeling, in sports and in the transport. Already Subscribed to this document.
Note: Current average rating of 5. . You may delete a document from your Alert Profile at any time. Countries are marked accordingly herein using capital letters. 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. How are country codes determined? For example, all national postal organizations throughout the world exchange international mail in containers identified with the relevant country code.
The codes for subdivisions are represented as the alpha-2 code for the country, followed by up to three characters. Follow this link if you would like to , including, user acceptance testing type lists. The four countries together constitute the. You will be notified when changes are made so you can download the latest versions. Subscription pricing is determined by: the specific standard s or collections of standards, the number of locations accessing the standards, and the number of employees that need access. You may delete a document from your Alert Profile at any time.
Some common uses of include international mail, as top-level domain names e. Then here or If you do like what you see then come back and If the item does not have a checkbox next to it, its probably a folder which you can open by clicking. However, language barriers and communication issues can stunt international trade and other factors associated with globalized nations. We also have a product, the , which you can where you will also find a decoding table. To be considered, some criteria, amongst others, include that the area be physically separated from its parent country and outside its territorial waters.
Read more about the different types of codes in the. Your Alert Profile lists the documents that will be monitored. Please first before subscribing to alerts. Please note that does not define the names of countries. If the document is revised or amended, you will be notified by email.
The formerly used codes are four letter codes alpha-4. The codes established by serve to represent former countries with alpha-4 code elements. This document is intended for use in any application requiring the expression of current country names in coded form. Country codes are used to identify and recognize certain countries or states in the form of abbreviations in order to differentiate and separate these from each other. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, please. If the document is revised or amended, you will be notified by email. As the voice of the U.
Internet domain name systems use the codes to define top level domain names such as '. This information instead comes from the United Nations, and the international standard draws from Terminology Bulletin Country Names and the Country and Region Codes for Statistical Use maintained by the United Nations Statistics Divisions. What are some examples of country codes? In what areas can country codes can be found? Furthermore, the appropriate country code provides bureaucratic relief and quick recognition. Your Alert Profile lists the documents that will be monitored. 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.
Your Alert Profile lists the documents that will be monitored. Further information on the local time in each country, distances, currencies and photos complete the offer. Suggest improvements or request an additional item be added via the comments at the bottom of this page. How the alpha 4 codes are constructed depends on the reason why the country name has been removed. Whether you're in banking or a business using country codes, look no further than this collection to keep you up-to-date. The codes may be alphabetic, numeric, or alphanumeric, and they may also be of constant or variable length.
You will be notified when changes are made so you can download the latest versions. It was first published in 1998. This standard is also available to be included in Standards Subscriptions. It establishes for each country an alphabetic 2-character alpha-2 code, an alphabetic 3-character alpha-3 code, and a three-digit numeric numeric-3 code. If the document is revised or amended, you will be notified by email. Thankfully, this is where standards help the entire world.
The official name of the standard is Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions — Part 2: Country subdivision code. How are country codes useful? Additionally research on country-specific top level domains eg. All copyright requests should be addressed to. For some countries, codes are defined for more than one level of subdivisions. You may delete a document from your Alert Profile at any time. Names and codes for subdivisions are usually taken from relevant official national information sources. The service is automatically renewed every year, which means that you will keep receiving updates until you stop the auto renewal on your account.