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Iso 3166-2:co

ISO 3166-2:CO is the entry for codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Colombia, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 1 capital district and 32 departments. The capital district of Bogotá has special status equal to the departments.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is CO, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Colombia. The second part is either of the following:

  • two letters: capital district
  • three letters: departments


  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

Current codes

Subdivision names are listed as in the ISO 3166-2 standard published by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency (ISO 3166/MA).

Subdivision names are sorted in traditional Spanish alphabetical order: a-c, ch, d-l, ll, m-n, ñ, o-z.

Click on the button in the header to sort each column.

Code Subdivision name (es) Subdivision category
CO-DC Distrito Capital de Bogotá capital district
CO-AMA Amazonas department
CO-ANT Antioquia department
CO-ARA Arauca department
CO-ATL Atlántico department
CO-BOL Bolívar department
CO-BOY Boyacá department
CO-CAL Caldas department
CO-CAQ Caquetá department
CO-CAS Casanare department
CO-CAU Cauca department
CO-CES Cesar department
CO-COR Córdoba department
CO-CUN Cundinamarca department
CO-CHO Chocó department
CO-GUA Guainía department
CO-GUV Guaviare department
CO-HUI Huila department
CO-LAG La Guajira department
CO-MAG Magdalena department
CO-MET Meta department
CO-NAR Nariño department
CO-NSA Norte de Santander department
CO-PUT Putumayo department
CO-QUI Quindío department
CO-RIS Risaralda department
CO-SAP San Andrés, Providencia y Santa Catalina department
CO-SAN Santander department
CO-SUC Sucre department
CO-TOL Tolima department
CO-VAC Valle del Cauca department
CO-VAU Vaupés department
CO-VID Vichada department


The following changes to the entry have been announced in newsletters by the ISO 3166/MA since the first publication of ISO 3166-2 in 1998:

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter
Newsletter I-6 2004-03-08 Change of name of CO-DC

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: CO
  • Departments of Colombia,
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