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ISO 3166-1 Country Codes   Alpha-2: US   Alpha-3: USA   Numeric-3: 840            FIPS 10-4 Country Code:   US            Flag    

ISO 639-1, 2 or 3 Language Codes: en   Languages: English       

ISO 3166-1 Official Country Short Names       

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Short)
English:United StatesUnited States
French:États-UnisÉtats-Unis
Spanish:Estados Unidos de América

UNGEGN Short and Formal Country Names       

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Formal)
English:United States of America (the)the United States of America
French:États-Unis d'Amérique (les)les États-Unis d'Amérique
Spanish:Estados Unidos de América (los)los Estados Unidos de América
Russian:Соединенные Штаты АмерикиСоединенные Штаты Америки
Local:United States of Americathe United States of America

FAO Short and Offical Country Names       

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Short)Proper (Official)
Italian:Stati Uniti d'AmericaStati Uniti d'AmericaStati Uniti d'America

US BGN Approved Country Names              

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Short)Proper (Long)
English:United StatesUnited StatesUnited States of America
Local:United StatesUnited States of America

UK PCGN Short and Formal Country Names       

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Short)Proper (Long)
English:United StatesUnited StatesUnited States of America

EKI Short and Official Country Names       

Gazetteer (Short)Proper (Official)
Estonian:Ameerika ÜhendriigidAmeerika Ühendriigid

Conventional Abbrevation: USA

ISO 3166-1 Region Code: 19   Sub-Region Code: 21          Continent: NA  Sub-Continent:

Land Mass: 9161966 km2       

Coord:   38, -97          Latitude   Min:   5.87   Max:   71.39   Longitude   Min:   -180   Max:   -66.9       

same continent

Population: 313847465 (2012)       

US BGN Nationality (Demonym)   Noun: American(s)   Adjective: American       

Primary Postal Code   Length: 5   Format: [0-9]+   Secondary Postal Code   Length: 4   Format: [0-9]+       

ITU E.164 Telephone Calling Code: 1          UN International Vehicle Code: USA       


UNGEGN Country Capital Names  Coord: 38.82, -76.91       
English:Washington, D.C. French:Washington, D.C.
Spanish:Washington, D.C. Russian:Вашингтон
Local:Washington, D.C.

US BGN Country Capital Name       38.8833333333, -77.0333333333       
English:Washington, D.C.

EKI Country Capital Name       
Estonian: Washington



Administrative Divisions: State, District, Territory   No. of Administrative Divisions: 60




Abbreviations:
ISO:
International Standards Organization
BGN:
US Board on Geographic Names
UNGEGN:
United Nations Group of Experts on Geographic Names
PCGN:
UK Permanent Committee on Geographic Names
FAO:
United Nations Food and Argriculture Organization
FIPS:
US Federal Information Processing System
ITU:
The International Teleccmmunication Union

UID (GEO Country ID): 4ce32af065315
Last Modified
: Administrator

Citation Notes:
68. FAO coordinates for min/max latitude/longitude are incorrect. Hand corrected.
69. FAO min/max latitude/longitude of country includes territorial islands.
83. Correct value for min longitude is 179.78. Was changed to -180 for purpose of matching value within bounding box.