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COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD

AFRICA


FLAG NAME OF COUNTRY OR TERRITORY 2-L. CODE 3-L. CODE NUM. CODE CAR REG. CODE PHONE CODE
flag ALGERIA DZ DZA 012 DZ 213
flag ANGOLA AO AGO 024 AN+ 244
flag BENIN BJ BEN 204 RPB, DY+ 229
flag BOTSWANA BW BWA 072 BW 267
flag Bouvet Island (Norway) BV BVT 074    
flag BURKINA FASO BF BFA 854 BF+ 226
flag BURUNDI BI BDI 108 BU+ 257
flag CAMEROON CM CMR 120 CAM+ 237
flag CAPE VERDE CV CPV 132 CPV+, CV+ 238
flag CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC CF CAF 140 RCA 236
flag CHAD TD TCD 148 TCH/TD+ 235
flag COMOROS KM COM 174 COM+ 269
flag CONGO [Brazzaville] CG COG 178 RCB 242
flag CONGO, THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE [Kinshasa] CD COD 180 ZRE; CD+ 243
flag COTE D'IVOIRE CI CIV 384 CI 225
flag DJIBOUTI DJ DJI 262 DJI+ 253
flag EGYPT EG EGY 818 ET 20
flag EQUATORIAL GUINEA GQ GNQ 226 GQ+ 240
flag ERITREA ER ERI 232 ER+ 291
flag ETHIOPIA ET ETH 231 ETH 251
flag GABON GA GAB 266 G 241
flag GAMBIA GM GMB 270 WAG 220
flag GHANA GH GHA 288 GH 233
flag GUINEA GN GIN 324 RG+ 224
flag GUINEA-BISSAU GW GNB 624   245
flag KENYA KE KEN 404 EAK 254
flag LESOTHO LS LSO 426 LS 266
flag LIBERIA LR LBR 430 LB+ 231
flag LIBYA LY LBY 434 LAR+ 218
flag MADAGASCAR MG MDG 450 RM 261
flag MALAWI MW MWI 454 MW 265
flag MALI ML MLI 466 RMM 223
flag MAURITANIA MR MRT 478 RIM+ 222
flag MAURITIUS MU MUS 480 MS 230
flag Mayotte (France) YT MYT 175 F 269
flag MOROCCO MA MAR 504 MA 212
flag MOZAMBIQUE MZ MOZ 508 MOC+ 258
flag NAMIBIA NA NAM 516 NAM 264
flag NIGER NE NER 562 RN 227
flag NIGERIA NG NGA 566 WAN, NGR+ 234
flag Réunion (France) RE REU 638 F 262
flag RWANDA RW RWA 646 RWA 250
flag Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) SH SHN 654   2471, 2902
flag SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE ST STP 678 STP+ 239
flag SENEGAL SN SEN 686 SN 221
flag SEYCHELLES SC SYC 690 SY 248
flag SIERRA LEONE SL SLE 694 WAL 232
flag SOMALIA SO SOM 706 SO+ 252
flag SOMALILAND* * * *    
flag SOUTH AFRICA ZA ZAF 710 ZA 27
flag SOUTH SUDAN         249
flag SUDAN SD SDN 736 SUD+ 249
flag SWAZILAND SZ SWZ 748 SD 268
flag TANZANIA TZ TZA 834 EAT 255
flag TOGO TG TGO 768 TG 228
flag TUNISIA TN TUN 788 TN 216
flag UGANDA UG UGA 800 EAU 256
flag WESTERN SAHARA** EH ESH 732 DARS+  
flag ZAMBIA ZM ZMB 894 RNR, Z+ 260
flag ZIMBABWE ZW ZWE 716 ZW 263

COUNTRIES AND TERRITORIES NO LONGER IN EXISTENCE OR EXISTING IN A SIGNIFICANTLY DIFFERENT FORM (POST 1945 LIST)

FLAG NAME OF COUNTRY OR TERRITORY 2-L. CODE 3-L. CODE NUM. CODE CAR REG. CODE  
flag BIAFRA          
flag British Somaliland (United Kingdom)       BS  
flag French Equatorial Africa (France)       F  
flag French Togoland (France)       TT  
flag French West Africa (France)       F  
flag KATANGA       KAT  
flag RHODESIA       RSR  
flag Ruanda-Urundi (Belgium)       RU  
flag Spanish Morocco (Spain)       ME  
flag Spanish Sahara (Spain)       E  
flag TANGANYIKA       EAT  
No flag TANGIERS (International Territory)       MT  
flag UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC (also in Asia)          
flag ZANZIBAR       EAZ 2593

* Not internationally recognized - hence, no ISO codes.

** Independence movement recognized as legitimate government of the territory by many countries; actual level of control is unknown.

+ Unofficial (Car registration code)


  1 - Ascension

  2 - St. Helena

  3- Assigned but never used


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