ISO 3166-3:2013
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Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions -- Part 3: Code for formerly used names of countries

This PDF contains the normative text describing how the codes are put together. The most up-to-date data can be found in the Online collection of country codes.
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ISO 3166-3:2013 provides principles and maintenance arrangements of a code for the representation of country names removed from editions 1 to 7 of ISO 3166 and the subsequent editions of ISO 3166-1.

Clauses 8 and 9 contain lists of all formerly used country names removed from ISO 3166 (now ISO 3166‑1) since 1974, together with the code element for each one of them.


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