Data through August 2006, released on October 17, 2006. Euro Area 16713 The Euro Area includes Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain. Other Asia includes: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, East Timor, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, North Korea, Kuwait, Laos, Macau, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, Yemen. To be considered, some criteria, amongst others, include that the area be physically separated from its parent country and outside its territorial waters. Country Unknown 88862 Croatia 14214 Data begin January 2015. Canada 29998 Caribbean Regional Organizations 74942 Discontinued.
Holy See Vatican City 13102 Honduras 31488 Data begin June 2006. SpecificCultures does not have anything to do with it, the data is simply not there at all. Iraq 42404 Data begin January 2015. Cayman Islands 36137 Beginning January 2001, Cayman Islands replaced British West Indies in the data series. How the alpha 4 codes are constructed depends on the reason why the country name has been removed. Cameroon 51004 Data begin June 2006. Areas of countries that are geographically separate from their home countries are listed separately in this geographical system.
Each entry is assigned a four-letter alphabetic code, where the first two letters are the deleted alpha-2 code. Albania 15105 Algeria 50105 Data begin January 2015. Conclusion: This is not a good way to get a country codebook. 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. Moldova 16306 Data begin January 2015.
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. Lithuania 15709 Data begin January 2015. Korea, South 43001 Kuwait 43109 Data begin January 2015. Data through August 2006, released on October 17, 2006. Asian Oil Exporters 46612 Asian Oil Exporters include: Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates. Data are available beginning as of January 2001 transactions in long-term securities and beginning as of February 2003 banking claims and liabilities. Have looked at the RegionInfo class in System.
Seychelles 55409 Data begin January 2015. Bermuda 35602 Bolivia 30201 Data begin June 2006. European Regional Organizations 73903 Discontinued. Kazakhstan 16543 Data begin June 2006. Zimbabwe 54704 Data begin June 2006. Any use, including reproduction requires our written permission.
Jordan 42706 Data begin June 2006. We hope you enjoy your visit with us! Marshall Islands 61204 Data begin January 2015. Names and codes for subdivisions are usually taken from relevant official national information sources. Grand Total 99996 Greece 11207 Grenada 36706 Data begin January 2015. Association of National Numbering Agencies.
Brunei 41009 Data begin January 2015. Data through August 2006, released on October 17, 2006. United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Treasury, whose mission is to maintain a strong economy, foster economic growth, and create job opportunities by promoting the conditions that enable prosperity at home and abroad. Chile 30406 China Macau see Macau China, Mainland 41408 China Taiwan see Taiwan China Hong Kong see Hong Kong Colombia 30503 Congo Kinshasa 51705 Data begin January 2015.
Vanuatu 61603 Data begin January 2015. Bulgaria 15202 Cambodia 41203 Data begin January 2015. Singapore 46019 Sint Maarten 36196 Slovakia 15318 Data begin January 2015. Malaysia 43605 Mali 53589 Data begin January 2015. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication. Saudi Arabia 45608 Data begin January 2015.
Monaco 12009 Data begin June 2006. Pierre and Miquelon, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu. Uganda 56804 Data begin June 2006. There is just one example method there to query by alpha 3 code, but should be simple enough to add other conversions as required. Swaziland 56219 Data begin January 2015.