Countries Acronyms and Abbreviations

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Afghanistan AFG AF OA AFG .af YA- AFG AF AF AFG AF AFG AFG AH
Åland Islands ALA AX .ax OH- FI-AL AX
Albania ALB AL LA ALB .al ZA- ALB AL AA ALB AL AL ALB AB
Algeria DZA DZ DA ALG .dz 7T- DAZ AG AE ALG AG DZ ALG AL
American Samoa ASM AS NS ASA .as N- ASM SS AS SMA AQ AMS ZS
Andorra AND AD AND .ad C3- AND AN AN AND AN AND AND
Angola AGO AO FN ANG .ao D2- ANG AO AO AGL AO ANG ANG AN
Anguilla AIA AI TQPF .ai VP-LA- AIA AV AM AIA AV AXA ANL AT
Antarctica ATA AQ NZ, SA, SC .aq ATA AY AY ATA AY AA
Antigua and Barbuda ATG AG TA ANT .ag V2- ATG AC AQ ATG AC AG ANT AT
Argentina ARG AR SA ARG .ar LQ-, LV- ARG AR AG ARG AR RA ARG AG
Armenia ARM AM UD ARM .am EK- ARM AM AI ARM AM ARM ARM AY
Aruba ABW AW TN ARU .aw P4- ABW AA AW ABW AA ARU
Australia AUS AU Y AUS .au VH- AUS AS AT AUS AS AUS AUL AU
Austria AUT AT LO AUT .at OE- AUT AU AU AUT AU A AUS OS
Azerbaijan AZE AZ UB AZE .az 4K- AZE AJ AJ AZE AJ AZ AZE AJ
Bahamas BHS BS MY BAH .bs C6- BHS BF BF BAH BF BS BHA BA
Bahrain BHR BH OB BRN .bh A9C- BHR BA BA BHR BA BRN BAH BN
Bangladesh BGD BD VG BAN .bd S2- BGD BG BG BGD BG BD BGD BW
Barbados BRB BB TB BAR .bb 8P- BRB BB BB BRB BB BDS BAR BR
Belarus BLR BY UM BLR .by EW- BLR BO BW BLR BO BY BYE BY
Belgium BEL BE EB BEL .be OO- BEL BE BE BEL BE B BEL BX
Belize BLZ BZ MZ BIZ .bz V3- BLZ BH BH BLZ BH BZ BZE BH
Benin BEN BJ DB BEN .bj TY- BEN BN DM BEN BN DY BEN BJ
Bermuda BMU BM TX BER .bm VR-B- BMU BD BM BER BD BER BE
Bhutan BTN BT VQ BHU .bt A5- BTN BT BT BTN BT BHT BHU
Bolivia BOL BO SL BOL .bo CP- BOL BL BO BOL BL BOL BOL BO
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH BA LQ BIH .ba T9- BIH BK BN BIH BK BIH BIH BG
Botswana BWA BW FB BOT .bw A2- BWA BC BS BOT BC RB BOT BC
Bouvet Island BVT BV .bv LN- BVT BV BV BVT BV BV
Brazil BRA BR SB, SD, SN, SS, SW BRA .br PP-, PR-, PT-, PU- BRA BR BL B BR BR BRA BZ
British Indian Ocean Territory IOT IO FJ .io G- IOT IO BI BIO IO
Brunei Darussalam BRN BN WB BRU .bn V8- BRN BX BX BRU BX BRU BRU BD
Bulgaria BGR BG LB BUL .bg LZ- BGR BU BU BUL BU BG BUL BU
Burkina Faso BFA BF DF BUR .bf XT- BFA UV UV BFA UV BF BKF HV
Burundi BDI BI HB BDI .bi 9U- BDI BY BD BDI BY BU BDI BI
Cambodia KHM KH VD CAM .kh XU- KHM CB CB CBG CB K CMB KP
Cameroon CMR CM FK CMR .cm TJ- CMR CM CM CME CM CAM CMR CM
Canada CAN CA C CAN .ca C-, CF-, CG- CAN CA XXC CAN CA CDN CAN CN
Cape Verde CPV CV GV CPV .cv D4- CPV CV CV CPV CV CV CVI CV
Cayman Islands CYM KY MW CAY .ky VR-C- CYM CJ CJ CYM CJ CAY GC
Central African Republic CAF CF FE CAF .cf TL- CAF CT CX CAF CT RCA UNDP=CAF CE
Chad TCD TD FT CHA .td TT- TCD CD CD TCD CD TCH CHD CD
Chile CHL CL SC, NE CHI .cl CC- CHL CI CL CHL CI RCH CHI CH
People's Republic of China CHN CN ZB, ZG, ZH, ZJ, ZL, ZP, ZS, ZT, ZU, ZW, ZY CHN .cn B- CHN CH CC CHN CH PRC CPR CI
Christmas Island CXR CX YP .cx VH- CXR KT XA CHR KT KI
Cocos (Keeling) Islands CCK CC .cc VH- CCK CK XB ICO CK KK
Colombia COL CO SK COL .co HJ-, HK- COL CO CK CLM CO CO COL CO
Comoros COM KM FMC COM .km D6- COM CN CQ COM CN COM COI IC
Congo (Brazzaville) COG CG FC CGO .cg TN- COG CF CF COG CF RCB PRC CG
Congo (Kinshasa) COD CD FZ COD .cd 9Q- COD CG CG COD CG CGO ZAI ZR
Cook Islands COK CK NC COK .ck COK CW CW CKH CW COK CKI KU
Costa Rica CRI CR MR CRC .cr TI- CRI CS CR CTR CS CR COS CS
Côte d'Ivoire CIV CI DI CIV .ci TU- CIV IV IV CTI IV CI IVC IV
Croatia HRV HR LD CRO .hr 9A- HRV HR CI HRV HR HR CRO HR
Cuba CUB CU MU CUB .cu CU- CUB CU CU CUB CU C CUB CU
Cyprus CYP CY LC CYP .cy 5B- CYP CY CY CYP CY CY CYP CY
Czech Republic CZE CZ LK CZE .cz OK- CZE CZ XR CZE EZ CZ CEH CZ
Denmark DNK DK EK DEN .dk OY- DNK DA DK DNK DA DK DEN DN
Djibouti DJI DJ HD DJI .dj J2- DJI DJ FT DJI DJ DJI DJI DJ
Dominica DMA DM TD DMA .dm J7- DMA DO DQ DMA DO WD DMI DO
Dominican Republic DOM DO MD DOM .do HI- DOM DR DR DOM DR DOM DOM DR
Ecuador ECU EC SE ECU .ec HC- ECU EC EC EQA EC EC ECU EQ
Egypt EGY EG HE EGY .eg SU- EGY EG UA EGY EG ET EGY EG
El Salvador SLV SV MS ESA .sv YS- SLV ES ES SLV ES ES ELS ES
Equatorial Guinea GNQ GQ FG GEQ .gq 3C- GNQ EK EG GNE EK GQ EQG GQ
Eritrea ERI ER HH ERI .er E3- ERI ER EA ERI ER ER ERI
Estonia EST EE EE EST .ee ES- EST EN ER EST EN EST EST EO
Ethiopia ETH ET HA ETH .et ET- ETH ET ET ETH ET ETH ETH ET
Falkland Islands FLK FK SF .fk VP-F- FLK FK FK FLK FK FK
Faroe Islands FRO FO FAR .fo G- FRO FO FA FRO FO FO FA
Fiji FJI FJ NF FIJ .fj DQ- FJI FJ FJ FJI FJ FJI FIJ FJ
Finland FIN FI EF FIN .fi OH- FIN FI FI FIN FI FIN FIN FI
France FRA FR LF FRA .fr F- FRA FR FR F FR F FRA FR
French Guiana GUF GF SO .gf F- GUF FG FG GUF FG FGU FG
French Polynesia PYF PF NT .pf F- PYF FP FP OCE FP FPL PF
French Southern Territories ATF TF .tf F- ATF FS FS FS
Gabon GAB GA FO GAB .ga TR- GAB GB GO GAB GB G GAB GO
Gambia GMB GM GB GAM .gm C5- GMB GA GM GMB GA WAG GAM GB
Georgia GEO GE UG GEO .ge 4L- GEO GG GS GEO GG GE GEO GG
Germany DEU DE ED, ET GER .de D- DEU GE GW D GM D GER DL
Ghana GHA GH DG GHA .gh 9G- GHA GH GH GHA GH GH GHA GH
Gibraltar GIB GI LX .gi VR-G- GIB GI GI GIB GI GBZ GI
Greece GRC GR LG GRE .gr SX- GRC GR GR GRC GR GR GRE GR
Greenland GRL GL BG .gl OY- GRL GL GL GRL GL KN GL
Grenada GRD GD TG GRN .gd J3- GRD GJ GD GRD GJ WG GRN GD
Guadeloupe GLP GP TF .gp F- GLP GP GP GDL GP GUD MF
Guam GUM GU PG GUM .gu N- GUM GQ GU GUM GQ GM
Guatemala GTM GT MG GUA .gt TG- GTM GT GT GTM GT GCA GUA GU
Guernsey GGY GG .gg
Guinea GIN GN GU GUI .gn 3X- GIN GV GV GUI GV RG GUI GN
Guinea-Bissau GNB GW GG GBS .gw J5- GNB PU PG GNB PU GW GBS GW
Guyana GUY GY SY GUY .gy 8R- GUY GY GY GUY GY GUY GUY GY
Haiti HTI HT MT, CT HAI .ht HH- HTI HA HT HTI HA RH HAI HA
Heard Island and McDonald Islands HMD HM .hm VH- HMD HM HM HMD HM
Honduras HND HN MH HON .hn HR- HND HO HO HND HO HN HON HO
Hong Kong, China HKG HK VH HKG .hk B-H/B-K/B-L HKG HK HK HKG HK HK HOK HK
Hungary HUN HU LH HUN .hu HA- HUN HU HU HNG HU H HUN HU
Iceland ISL IS BI ISL .is TF- ISL IC IC ISL IC IS ICE IL
India IND IN VA, VE, VI, VO IND .in VT- IND IN II IND IN IND IND IN
Indonesia IDN ID WA, WI, WR INA .Description_ID PK- IDN ID IO INS ID RI INS ID
Iran IRN IR OI IRI .ir EP- IRN IR IR IRN IR IR IRA IR
Iraq IRQ IQ OR IRQ .iq YI- IRQ IZ IQ IRQ IZ IRQ IRQ IQ
Ireland IRL IE EI IRL .ie EI- IRL EI IE IRL EI IRL IRE IE
Israel ISR IL LL ISR .il 4X- ISR IS IS ISR IS IL ISR IS
Italy ITA IT LI ITA .it I- ITA IT IT I IT I ITA IY
Jamaica JAM JM MK JAM .jm 6Y- JAM JM JM JMC JM JA JAM JM
Jersey JEY JE .je JE GBJ
Japan JPN JP RJ, RO JPN .jp JA- JPN JA JA J JA J JPN JP
Jordan JOR JO OJ JOR .jo JY- JOR JO JO JOR JO HKJ JOR JD
Kazakhstan KAZ KZ UA KAZ .kz UN- KAZ KZ KZ KAZ KZ KZ KAZ KZ
Kenya KEN KE HK KEN .ke 5Y- KEN KE KE KEN KE EAK KEN KN
Kiribati KIR KI NG KIR .ki T3- KIR KR GB KIR KR KIR KIR KB
Korea (North) PRK KP ZK PRK .kp P- PRK KN KN KRE KN KP DRK KR
Korea (South) KOR KR RK KOR .kr HL- KOR KS KO KOR KS ROK ROK KO
Kuwait KWT KW OK KUW .kw 9K- KWT KU KU KWT KU KWT KUW KW
Kyrgyzstan KGZ KG UA KGZ .kg EX- KGZ KG KG KGZ KG KS KYR KY
Laos LAO LA VL LAO .la RDPL- LAO LA LS LAO LA LAO LAO LA
Latvia LVA LV EV LAT .lv YL- LVA LG LV LVA LG LV LAT LV
Lebanon LBN LB OL LIB .lb OD- LBN LE LE LBN LE RL LEB LB
Lesotho LSO LS FX LES .ls 7P- LSO LT LO LSO LT LS LES LS
Liberia LBR LR GL LBR .lr EL- LBR LI LB LBR LI LB LIR LI
Libya LBY LY HL LBA .ly 5A- LBY LY LY LBY LY LAR LIB LY
Liechtenstein LIE LI LIE .li HB- LIE LS LH LIE LS FL LIE
Lithuania LTU LT EY LTU .lt LY- LTU LH LI LTU LH LT LIT LT
Luxembourg LUX LU EL LUX .lu LX- LUX LU LU LUX LU L LUX BX
Macao, China MAC MO VM .mo B-M MAC MC MH MAC MC MAC MU
Republic of Macedonia MKD MK LW MKD .mk Z3- FYR FY XN MKD MK MK MCD MJ
Madagascar MDG MG FMM, FMN, FMS MAD .mg 5R- MDG MA MG MDG MA RM MAG MG
Malawi MWI MW FW MAW .mw 7Q- MWI MI MW MWI MI MW MLW MW
Malaysia MYS MY WB, WM MAS .my 9M- MYS MY MY MLA MY MAL MAL MS
Maldives MDV MV VR MDV .mv 8Q- MDV MV XC MLD MV MV MDV MV
Mali MLI ML GA MLI .ml TZ- MLI ML ML MLI ML RMM MLI MI
Malta MLT MT LM MLT .mt 9H- MLT MT MM MLT MT M MAT ML
Marshall Islands MHL MH EN, PK .mh V7- MHL RM XE MHL RM MH MAS MH
Martinique MTQ MQ TF .mq F- MTQ MB MQ MRT MB MAQ MR
Mauritania MRT MR GQ MTN .mr 5T- MRT MR MU MTN MR RIM MAU MT
Mauritius MUS MU FI MRI .mu 3B- MUS MP MF MAU MP MS MAR MA
Mayotte MYT YT FM .yt F- MYT ME OT MYT MF
Mexico MEX MX MM MEX .mx XA-, XB-, XC- MEX MX MX MEX MX MEX MEX MX
Micronesia FSM FM PT FSM .fm V6- FSM FM FM FSM FM FSM MIC
Moldova MDA MD LU MDA .md ER- MDA MD MV MDA MD MD MOL RM
Monaco MCO MC LN MON .mc 3A- MCO MN MC MCO MN MC MNC
Mongolia MNG MN ZM MGL .mn JU- MNG MG MP MNG MG MGL MON MO
Montenegro MNE ME LY MGO .me 4O- MO MNE MJ MNE
Montserrat MSR MS TR .ms VP-LM- MSR MH MJ MSR MH MOT AT
Morocco MAR MA GM MAR .ma CN- MAR MO MR MRC MO MA MOR MC
Mozambique MOZ MZ FQ MOZ .mz C9- MOZ MZ MZ MOZ MZ MOC MOZ MZ
Myanmar MMR MM VB, VY MYA .mm XY-, XZ- MMR BM BR BRM BM MYA MYA BM
Namibia NAM NA FY NAM .na V5- NAM WA SX NMB WA NAM NAM NM
Nauru NRU NR AN NRU .nr C2- NRU NR NU NRU NR NAU NAU NW
Nepal NPL NP VN NEP .np 9N- NPL NP NP NPL NP NEP NEP NP
Netherlands NLD NL EH NED .nl PH- NLD NL NE HOL NL NL NET NL
Netherlands Antilles ANT AN TN AHO .an PJ- ANT NA NA ATN NT NA NAN NU
New Caledonia NCL NC NW .nc F- NCL NC NL NCL NC NC NCA NC
New Zealand NZL NZ NZ, PL NZL .nz ZK-, ZL-, ZM- NZL NZ NZ NZL NZ NZ NZE NZ
Nicaragua NIC NI MN NCA .ni YN- NIC NU NQ NCG NU NIC NIC NK
Niger NER NE DR NIG .ne 5U- NER NG NG NGR NG RN NER NR
Nigeria NGA NG DN NGR .ng 5N- NGA NI NR NIG NI WAN NIR NI
Niue NIU NU NI .nu NIU NE XH NIU NE NIU
Norfolk Island NFK NF .nf VH- NFK NF NX NFK NF
Northern Mariana Islands MNP MP PG .mp MNP CQ NW MRA CQ MY
Norway NOR NO EN NOR .no LN- NOR NO NO NOR NO N NOR NO
Oman OMN OM OO OMA .om A40- OMN MU MK OMA MU OM OMA OM
Pakistan PAK PK OP PAK .pk AP- PAK PK PK PAK PK PK PAK PK
Palau PLW PW PT PLW .pw PLW PS PW PLW PS PAL TTP
Palestinian Territories PSE PS OJ, LV PLE .ps PSE PS† GZ, WJ XGZ, XWB GZ, WE PS PAL
Panama PAN PA MP PAN .pa HP- PAN PM PN PNR PM PA PAN PM
Papua New Guinea PNG PG AY PNG .pg P2- PNG PP PP PNG PP PNG PNG NG
Paraguay PRY PY SG PAR .py ZP- PRY PA PY PRG PA PY PAR PY
Peru PER PE SP PER .pe OB- PER PE PE PRU PE PE PER PR
Philippines PHL PH RP PHI .ph RP- PHL RP PH PHL RP RP PHI PH
Pitcairn Islands PCN PN .pn G- PCN PC PC PTC PC PT
Poland POL PL EP POL .pl SP- POL PL PL POL PL PL POL PL
Portugal PRT PT LP POR .pt CR-, CS- PRT PO PO POR PO P POR PO
Puerto Rico PRI PR TJ PUR .pr N- PRI RQ PR PTR RQ PR PUE PU
Qatar QAT QA OT QAT .qa A7- QAT QA QA QAT QA Q QAT QT
Réunion REU RE FME .re F- REU RE RE REU RE RE REU RE
Romania ROU RO LR ROU .ro YR- ROU RO RM ROU RO RO ROM RO
Russian Federation RUS RU UA, UE, UH, UI, UL, UN, UO, UR, US, UU, UW RUS .ru RA- RUS RS RU RUS RS RUS RUS RA, RS
Rwanda RWA RW HR RWA .rw 9XR- RWA RW RW RRW RW RWA RWA RW
Saint Helena SHN SH FH .sh G- SHN SH XJ SHN SH STH HE
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA KN TK SKN .kn V4- KNA SC XD SCN SC KAN STK AT
Saint Lucia LCA LC TL LCA .lc J6- LCA ST XK LCA ST WL STL LC
Saint-Pierre and Miquelon SPM PM LF .pm F- SPM SB† XL SPM SB FOS FP
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT VC TV VIN .vc J8- VCT VC XM VCT VC WV STV VG
Samoa WSM WS NS SAM .ws 5W- WSM SS† WS SMO WS WS SAM ZM
San Marino SMR SM SMR .sm T7- SMR SM SM SMR SM RSM SNM
São Tomé and Príncipe STP ST FP STP .st S9- STP TP SF STP TP STP STP TP
Saudi Arabia SAU SA OE KSA .sa HZ- SAU SA SU ARS SA KSA SAU SD
Senegal SEN SN GO SEN .sn 6V-, 6W- SEN SG SG SEN SG SN SEN SG
Serbia SRB RS LY SRB .rs YU- SRB RB SRB
Seychelles SYC SC FS SEY .sc S7- SYC SE SE SEY SE SY SEY SC
Sierra Leone SLE SL GF SLE .sl 9L- SLE SL SL SRL SL WAL SIL SL
Singapore SGP SG WS SIN .sg 9V- SGP SN SI SNG SN SGP SIN SR
Slovakia SVK SK LZ SVK .sk OM- SVK LO XO SVK LO SK SLO SQ
Slovenia SVN SI LJ SLO .si S5- SVN SI XV SVN SI SLO SVN LJ
Solomon Islands SLB SB AG SOL .sb H4- SLB BP BP SLM BP SOL SOI SO
Somalia SOM SO HC SOM .so 6O- SOM SO SO SOM SO SO SOM SI
South Africa ZAF ZA FA RSA .za ZS-, ZT-, ZU- ZAF SF SA AFS SF ZA SAF ZA
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands SGS GS EG .gs G- SGS SX XS SX
Spain ESP ES LE, GC, GE ESP .es EC- ESP SP SP E SP E SPA SP
Sri Lanka LKA LK VC SRI .lk 4R- LKA C CE CLN CE CL SRL SB
Sudan SDN SD HS SUD .sd ST- SDN SU SJ SDN SU SUD SUD SU
Suriname SUR SR SM SUR .sr PZ- SUR NS SR SUR NS SME SUR SM
Svalbard and Jan Mayen SJM SJ .sj LN- SJM SV SV, JN SZ
Swaziland SWZ SZ FD SWZ .sz 3D- SWZ WZ SQ SWZ WZ SD SWA SV
Sweden SWE SE ES SWE .se SE- SWE SW SW S SW S SWE SN
Switzerland CHE CH LS SUI .ch HB- CHE SZ SZ SUI SZ CH SWI SW
Syria SYR SY OS SYR .sy YK- SYR SY SY SYR SY SYR SYR SY
Taiwan TWN TW RC TPE .tw B- TWN TW CH TW RC
Tajikistan TJK TJ UT TJK .tj EY- TJK TI TA TJK TI TJ TAJ TZ
Tanzania TZA TZ HT TAN .tz 5H- TZN TZ TZ TZA TZ EAT URT TN
Thailand THA TH VT THA .th HS- THA TH TH THA TH T THA TH
Timor-Leste TLS TL WP TLS .tl TLS TM EM TMP TT TL TIM TM
Togo TGO TG DX TOG .tg 5V- TGO TO TG TGO TO RT TOG TG
Tokelau TKL TK .tk ZK- TKL TL TL TKL TL TOK TK
Tonga TON TO NFT TGA .to A3- TON TN TO TON TN TO TON TO
Trinidad and Tobago TTO TT TT TRI .tt 9Y- TTO TD TR TRD TD TT TRI TD
Tunisia TUN TN DT TUN .tn TS- TUN TS TI TUN TS TN TUN TS
Turkey TUR TR LT TUR .tr TC- TUR TU TU TUR TU TR TUR TU
Turkmenistan TKM TM UT TKM .tm EZ- TKM TX TK TKM TX TM TUK TR
Turks and Caicos Islands TCA TC MB .tc VQ-T- TCA TK TC TCA TK TCI TI
Tuvalu TUV TV NGF .tv T2- TUV TV TV TUV TV TUV TUV TV
Uganda UGA UG HU UGA .ug 5X- UGA UG UG UGA UG EAU UGA UG
Ukraine UKR UA UK UKR .ua UR- UKR UP UN UKR UP UA UKR UR
United Arab Emirates ARE AE OM UAE .ae A6- ARE TC TS UAE TC UAE UAE ER
United Kingdom GBR GB EG GBR .uk and .gb G- GBR UK XXK G UK GB UKM UK
United States USA US K,  PA, PB, PF, PH, PJ, PL, PM, PO, PP, PW USA .us N- USA US XXU USA US USA USA US
Uruguay URY UY SU URU .uy CX- URY UY UY URG UY ROU URU UY
Uzbekistan UZB UZ UT UZB .uz UK- UZB UZ UZ UZB UZ UZ UZB UZ
Vanuatu VUT VU NV VAN .vu YJ- VUT NH NN VUT NH VU VAN NV
Vatican City VAT VA .va HV- VAT VT VC CVA VT V HLS
Venezuela VEN VE SV VEN .ve YV- VEN VE VE VEN VE YV VEN VN
Vietnam VNM VN VV VIE .vn VN- VNM VM VM VTN VM VN VIE VS
Virgin Islands (U.K.) VGB VG TU IVB .vg VP-LV- VGB VS VB VRG VI BVI VI
Virgin Islands (U.S.) VIR VI MI, TI ISV .vi N- VIR VI VI VIR VQ UVI VI
Wallis and Futuna WLF WF NL .wf F- WLF WF WF WAL WF WFI FW
Western Sahara ESH EH GS CN- ESH WI SS AOE WI ME SAH
Yemen YEM YE OY YEM .ye 7O- YEM YE YE YEM YM YEM YEM YE
Zambia ZMB ZM FL ZAM .zm 9J- ZMB ZA ZA ZMB ZA Z ZAM ZB
Zimbabwe ZWE ZW FV ZIM .zw Z- ZWE ZI RH ZWE ZI ZW ZIM ZW