ISO 3166-2:2013 establishes a universally applicable code for the representation of the names of principal administrative divisions of countries and territories included in ISO 3166-1. It is intended to be used in conjunction with ISO 3166-1.
Clauses 4 to 7 of ISO 3166-2:2013 provide the structure for a code for the representation of names of principal administrative divisions, or similar areas, of the countries and geopolitical entities included in ISO 3166-1.
Clause 8 contains a list of names of subdivisions of countries and geopolitical entities, together with the code element developed for each one of them.
Document published on: 2013-11-15 Edition: 3 (Bilingual) ICS: 01.140.30 Status: Published Stage: 60.60 (2013-11-19) TC/SC: ISO/TC 46 Number of Pages: 192
Note: This standard is updated by a Maintenance Agency
Revises: ISO 3166-2:2007
No corrigenda or amendments available