Copied it here: import scraperwiki import lxml. For example, all national postal organizations throughout the world exchange international mail in containers identified with the relevant country code. How the alpha 4 codes are constructed depends on the reason why the country name has been removed. It also has a bunch of other conversion possibilities too. For more information you can also find and. Country codes are short alphabetic or numeric geographical codes geocodes developed to represent countries and dependent areas, for use in data processing and communications.
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. In some cases they are not perfectly implemented. The International Standard for country codes and codes for their subdivisions. 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. I am not familiar with python, but array creation should be similar to php. Each entry is assigned a four-letter alphabetic code, where the first two letters are the deleted alpha-2 code. Association of National Numbering Agencies.
Full List - 84 Documents Cite: Journal: Disabled World. The alpha-3 code is not made available free of charge. Blue shaded map outlining world countries. The reserved alpha-2 codes can be divided into the following four categories: , , , and. .
If anyone knows of a similar site please share it. A:B is the list above, and 2 is the column from the array who's value I want Edit on 2018-01-08: Unfortunately it seems that is now dead. To be considered, some criteria, amongst others, include that the area be physically separated from its parent country and outside its territorial waters. Whether you're in banking or a business using country codes, look no further than this collection to keep you up-to-date. To learn more, see our. The codes for subdivisions are represented as the alpha-2 code for the country, followed by up to three characters.
The formerly used codes are four letter codes alpha-4. 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. Internet domain name systems use the codes to define top level domain names such as '. License This material is licensed by its maintainers under the Public Domain Dedication and License. In no way are any of the materials presented meant to be a substitute for professional medical care or attention by a qualified practitioner, nor should they be construed as such.
Handbook on Industrial Property Information and Documentation. List now includes international dialing codes for making an overseas phone call or calling another country. The service is automatically renewed every year, which means that you will keep receiving updates until you stop the auto renewal on your account. The package will also convert between different codes and can identify countries by standard or non-standard names using regular expressions. International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. I am boarded of it and this post is answer to them all nonsense so called expert.
Provide details and share your research! You will be notified when changes are made so you can download the latest versions. A bit strange in the internet era, but luckily, there is a and a. United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Some other region grouping subtags are derived from other standards. 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.
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. They allow a better visual association between the codes and the country names than the two-letter alpha-2 codes. Any third party offering or advertising on disabled-world. Names and codes for subdivisions are usually taken from relevant official national information sources. Read more about the different types of codes in the. 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.
You will be notified when changes are made so you can download the latest versions. They are also used as country identifiers extending the postal code when appropriate within the international postal system for paper mail, and has replaced the previous one consisting one-letter codes. If you are using R here's how to get the data you want quickly loaded: install. That should allow for shorter lists. I updated scw's script which scrapes the data from Wikipedia.