ISO - DIS 3166-1
Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions — Part 1: Country code
|Publication Date:||9 August 2019|
|ICS Code (Documents in administration, commerce and industry):||01.140.30|
The ISO 3166 standard establishes codes for the representation of the names of countries, dependencies, and other areas of particular geopolitical interest, on the basis of lists of country names obtained from the United Nations. This part of ISO 3166 is intended for use in any application requiring the expression of current country names in coded form; it also includes basic guidelines for its implementation and maintenance.