ISO 3166

ISO 3166 "is the International Standard for country codes and codes for their subdivisions." (ISO)

It has several parts and is used for coding countries and territories. "ISO-3166 alpha-2" consists of two letter country codes. These are used in various contexts including in defining locale data and country code top-level domains (ccTLD).

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