List of Countries in the World (ISO 3166)
Download a list of all the countries in the world based on the ISO 3166 Standard for use on your website, application, or wherever you might find it useful! To make your life easier we have compiled a list of all the countries in the world in a number of formats for download, pick one to continue.
List of ISO 3166 Countries in CSV & XLS Format
List of ISO 3166 Countries in Select Box
Option 1: Countries as Value
Option 2: Country Code as Value
List of Countries in Text File
All of the countries are seperated onto a new line for easy manipulation.
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Country List Changelog
2 November 2008:
- checked accuracy of country list against official ISO list (246 countries confirmed)
- restructured page to make it easier to grab relevant content
- added dropdown list with country codes as the values
- added xls version with country codes and country names
17 September 2008:
- Denmark added to the list (not sure how that was missed - we have verified the list and it is all fully accurate now)
19 April 2008:
- Updated all lists to conform to the ISO 3166 Standard