Country Abbreviations – General Knowledge Section

Country Abbrev. Country Abbrev.
Ascension Island ac ASCENSION ISLAND AC
Andorra ad AFGHANISTAN AF
United Arab Emirates ae ALAND AX
Afghanistan af ALBANIA AL
Antigua And Barbuda ag ALGERIA DZ
Anguilla ai ANDORRA AD
Albania al ANGOLA AO
Armenia am ANGUILLA AI
Netherlands Antilles an ANTARCTICA AQ
Angola ao ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA AG
Antarctica aq ARGENTINA REPUBLIC AR
Argentina ar ARMENIA AM
American Samoa as ARUBA AW
Austria at AUSTRALIA AU
Australia au AUSTRIA AT
Aruba aw AZERBAIJAN AZ
Åland ax BAHAMAS BS
Azerbaijan az BAHRAIN BH
Bosnia And Herzegovina ba BANGLADESH BD
Barbados bb BARBADOS BB
Belgium be BELARUS BY
Bangladesh bd BELGIUM BE
Burkina Faso bf BELIZE BZ
Bulgaria bg BENIN BJ
Bahrain bh BERMUDA BM
Burundi bi BHUTAN BT
Benin bj BOLIVIA BO
Bermuda bm BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA BA
Brunei Darussalam bn BOTSWANA BW
Bolivia bo BOUVET ISLAND BV
Brazil br BRAZIL BR
Bahamas bs BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERR IO
Bhutan bt BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS VG
Bouvet Island bv BRUNEI DARUSSALAM BN
Botswana bw BULGARIA BG
Belarus by BURKINA FASO BF
Belize bz BURUNDI BI
Canada ca CAMBODIA KH
Cocos (Keeling) Islands cc CAMEROON CM
Congo (Democratic Republic) cd CANADA CA
Central African Republic cf CAPE VERDE CV
Congo (Republic) cg CAYMAN ISLANDS KY
Switzerland ch CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC CF
Cote D’Ivoire ci CHAD TD
Cook Islands ck CHILE CL
Chile cl PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA CN
Cameroon cm CHRISTMAS ISLANDS CX
People’s Republic of China cn COCOS ISLANDS CC
Colombia co COLOMBIA CO
Costa Rica cr COMORAS KM
Cuba cu CONGO CG
Cape Verde cv CONGO (DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC) CD
Christmas Island cx COOK ISLANDS CK
Cyprus cy COSTA RICA CR
Czech Republic cz COTE D IVOIRE CI
Germany de CROATIA HR
Djibouti dj CUBA CU
Denmark dk CYPRUS CY
Dominica dm CZECH REPUBLIC CZ
Dominican Republic do DENMARK DK
Algeria dz DJIBOUTI DJ
Ecuador ec DOMINICA DM
Estonia ee DOMINICAN REPUBLIC DO
Egypt eg EAST TIMOR TP
Eritrea er ECUADOR EC
Spain es EGYPT EG
Ethiopia et EL SALVADOR SV
European Union eU EQUATORIAL GUINEA GQ
Finland fi ESTONIA EE
Fiji fj ETHIOPIA ET
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) fk FALKLAND ISLANDS FK
Micronesia, Federated States Of fm FAROE ISLANDS FO
Faroe Islands fo FIJI FJ
France fr FINLAND FI
Gabon ga FRANCE FR
United Kingdom (no new registrations, see also UK) gb FRANCE METROPOLITAN FX
Grenada gd FRENCH GUIANA GF
Georgia ge FRENCH POLYNESIA PF
French Guiana gf FRENCH SOUTHERN TERRITORIES TF
Guernsey gg GABON GA
Ghana gh GAMBIA GM
Gibraltar gi GEORGIA GE
Greenland gl GERMANY DE
Gambia gm GHANA GH
Guinea gn GIBRALTAR GI
Guadeloupe gp GREECE GR
Equatorial Guinea gq GREENLAND GL
Greece gr GRENADA GD
South Georgia And The South Sandwich Islands gs GUADELOUPE GP
Guatemala gt GUAM GU
Guam gu GUATEMALA GT
Guinea-Bissau gw GUINEA GN
Guyana gy GUINEA-BISSAU GW
Hong Kong hk GUYANA GY
Heard And Mc Donald Islands hm HAITI HT
Honduras hn HEARD & MCDONALD ISLAND HM
Croatia (local name: Hrvatska) hr HONDURAS HN
Haiti ht HONG KONG HK
Hungary hu HUNGARY HU
Indonesia id ICELAND IS
Ireland ie INDIA IN
Israel il INDONESIA ID
Isle of Man im IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IR
India in IRAQ IQ
British Indian Ocean Territory io IRELAND IE
Iraq iq ISLE OF MAN IM
Iran (Islamic Republic Of) ir ISRAEL IL
Iceland is ITALY IT
Italy it JAMAICA JM
Jersey je JAPAN JP
Jamaica jm JORDAN JO
Jordan jo KAZAKHSTAN KZ
Japan jp KENYA KE
Kenya ke KIRIBATI KI
Kyrgyzstan kg KOREA, DEM. PEOPLES REP OF KP
Cambodia kh KOREA, REPUBLIC OF KR
Kiribati ki KUWAIT KW
Comoros km KYRGYZSTAN KG
Saint Kitts And Nevis kn LAO PEOPLE’S DEM. REPUBLIC LA
Korea, Republic Of kr LATVIA LV
Kuwait kw LEBANON LB
Cayman Islands ky LESOTHO LS
Kazakhstan kz LIBERIA LR
Lao People’s Democratic Republic la LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA LY
Lebanon lb LIECHTENSTEIN LI
Saint Lucia lc LITHUANIA LT
Liechtenstein li LUXEMBOURG LU
Sri Lanka lk MACAO MO
Liberia lr MACEDONIA MK
Lesotho ls MADAGASCAR MG
Lithuania lt MALAWI MW
Luxembourg lu MALAYSIA MY
Latvia lv MALDIVES MV
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya ly MALI ML
Morocco ma MALTA MT
Monaco mc MARSHALL ISLANDS MH
Moldova, Republic Of md MARTINIQUE MQ
Montenegro me MAURITANIA MR
Madagascar mg MAURITIUS MU
Marshall Islands mh MAYOTTE YT
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of mk MEXICO MX
Mali ml MICRONESIA FM
Myanmar mm MOLDAVA REPUBLIC OF MD
Mongolia mn MONACO MC
Macau mo MONGOLIA MN
Northern Mariana Islands mp MONTENEGRO ME
Martinique mq MONTSERRAT MS
Mauritania mr MOROCCO MA
Montserrat ms MOZAMBIQUE MZ
Malta mt MYANMAR MM
Mauritius mu NAMIBIA NA
Maldives mv NAURU NR
Malawi mw NEPAL NP
Mexico mx NETHERLANDS ANTILLES AN
Malaysia my NETHERLANDS, THE NL
Mozambique mz NEW CALEDONIA NC
Namibia na NEW ZEALAND NZ
New Caledonia nc NICARAGUA NI
Niger ne NIGER NE
Norfolk Island nf NIGERIA NG
Nigeria ng NIUE NU
Nicaragua ni NORFOLK ISLAND NF
Netherlands nl NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS MP
Norway no NORWAY NO
Nepal np OMAN OM
Nauru nr PAKISTAN PK
Niue nu PALAU PW
New Zealand nz PALESTINE PS
Oman om PANAMA PA
Panama pa PAPUA NEW GUINEA PG
Peru pe PARAGUAY PY
French Polynesia pf PERU PE
Papua New Guinea pg PHILIPPINES (REPUBLIC OF THE) PH
Philippines, Republic of the ph PITCAIRN PN
Pakistan pk POLAND PL
Poland pl PORTUGAL PT
St. Pierre And Miquelon pm PUERTO RICO PR
Pitcairn pn QATAR QA
Puerto Rico pr REUNION RE
Palestine ps ROMANIA RO
Portugal pt RUSSIAN FEDERATION RU
Palau pw RWANDA RW
Paraguay py SAMOA WS
Qatar qa SAN MARINO SM
Reunion re SAO TOME/PRINCIPE ST
Romania ro SAUDI ARABIA SA
Serbia rs SCOTLAND UK
Russian Federation ru SENEGAL SN
Rwanda rw SERBIA RS
Saudi Arabia sa SEYCHELLES SC
Scotland uk SIERRA LEONE SL
Solomon Islands sb SINGAPORE SG
Seychelles sc SLOVAKIA SK
Sudan sd SLOVENIA SI
Sweden se SOLOMON ISLANDS SB
Singapore sg SOMALIA SO
St. Helena sh SOMOA,GILBERT,ELLICE ISLANDS AS
Slovenia si SOUTH AFRICA ZA
Svalbard And Jan Mayen Islands sj SOUTH GEORGIA, SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS GS
Slovakia (Slovak Republic) sk SOVIET UNION SU
Sierra Leone sl SPAIN ES
San Marino sm SRI LANKA LK
Senegal sn ST. HELENA SH
Somalia so ST. KITTS AND NEVIS KN
Suriname sr ST. LUCIA LC
Sao Tome And Principe st ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON PM
Soviet Union su ST. VINCENT & THE GRENADINES VC
El Salvador sv SUDAN SD
Syrian Arab Republic sy SURINAME SR
Swaziland sz SVALBARD AND JAN MAYEN SJ
Turks And Caicos Islands tc SWAZILAND SZ
Chad td SWEDEN SE
French Southern Territories tf SWITZERLAND CH
Togo tg SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC SY
Thailand th TAIWAN TW
Tajikistan tj TAJIKISTAN TJ
Tokelau tk TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF TZ
East Timor (new code) ti THAILAND TH
Turkmenistan tm TOGO TG
Tunisia tn TOKELAU TK
Tonga to TONGA TO
East Timor (old code) tp TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO TT
Turkey tr TUNISIA TN
Trinidad And Tobago tt TURKEY TR
Tuvalu tv TURKMENISTAN TM
Taiwan tw TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS TC
Tanzania, United Republic Of tz TUVALU TV
Ukraine ua UGANDA UG
Uganda ug UKRAINE UA
United Kingdom uk UNITED ARAB EMIRATES AE
United States Minor Outlying Islands um UNITED KINGDOM (no new registrations) GB
United States us UNITED KINGDOM UK
Uruguay uy UNITED STATES US
Uzbekistan uz UNITED STATES MINOR OUTL.IS. UM
Vatican City State (Holy See) va URUGUAY UY
Saint Vincent And The Grenadines vc UZBEKISTAN UZ
Venezuela ve VANUATU VU
Virgin Islands (British) vg VATICAN CITY STATE VA
Virgin Islands (U.S.) vi VENEZUELA VE
Viet Nam vn VIET NAM VN
Vanuatu vu VIRGIN ISLANDS (USA) VI
Wallis And Futuna Islands wf WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS WF
Samoa ws WESTERN SAHARA EH
Yemen ye YEMEN YE
Mayotte yt ZAMBIA ZM
South Africa za ZIMBABWE ZW