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Iso 3166-2:ly

ISO 3166-2:LY 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 Libya, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 22 popularates.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is LY, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Libya. The second part is two letters.

Contents

  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
    • Codes before Newsletter I-5 2.1
    • Codes before Newsletter II-2 2.2
  • 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).

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Code Subdivision name (ar)
LY-BU Al Buţnān
LY-JA Al Jabal al Akhḑar
LY-JG Al Jabal al Gharbī
LY-JI Al Jifārah
LY-JU Al Jufrah
LY-KF Al Kufrah
LY-MJ Al Marj
LY-MB Al Marqab
LY-WA Al Wāḩāt
LY-NQ An Nuqaţ al Khams
LY-ZA Az Zāwiyah
LY-BA Banghāzī
LY-DR Darnah
LY-GT Ghāt
LY-MI Mişrātah
LY-MQ Murzuq
LY-NL Nālūt
LY-SB Sabhā
LY-SR Surt
LY-TB Ţarābulus
LY-WD Wādī al Ḩayāt
LY-WS Wādī ash Shāţiʾ

Changes

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. ISO stopped issuing newsletters in 2013.

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter I-5 2003-09-05 Revision of subdivision layout. Revision of header information Subdivision layout:
13 municipalities (see below)
→ 34 municipalities
Newsletter II-2 2010-06-30 Update of the administrative structure and of the list source Subdivision layout:
34 municipalities (see below)
→ 22 popularates

The following changes to the entry are listed on ISO's online catalogue, the Online Browsing Platform:

Effective date of change Short description of change (en)
2014-12-18 Alignment of the French short name lower case with UNTERM
2011-11-08 Name change
2010-06-30 Update of the administrative structure and of the list source

Codes before Newsletter I-5

Code Subdivision name
LY-BU Al Buţnān
LY-JA Al Jabal al Akhḑar
LY-JG Al Jabal al Gharbī
LY-JU Al Jufrah
LY-WA Al Wāḩah
LY-WU Al Wusţá
LY-ZA Az Zāwiyah
LY-BA Banghāzī
LY-FA Fazzān
LY-MI Mişrātah
LY-NA Naggaza
LY-SF Sawfajjin
LY-TB Ţarābulus

Codes before Newsletter II-2

Code Subdivision name
LY-AJ Ajdābiyā
LY-BU Al Buţnān
LY-HZ Al Ḩizām al Akhḑar
LY-JA Al Jabal al Akhḑar
LY-JI Al Jifārah
LY-JU Al Jufrah
LY-KF Al Kufrah
LY-MJ Al Marj
LY-MB Al Marqab
LY-QT Al Qaţrūn
LY-QB Al Qubbah
LY-WA Al Wāḩah
LY-NQ An Nuqaţ al Khams
LY-SH Ash Shāţi'
LY-ZA Az Zāwiyah
LY-BA Banghāzī
LY-BW Banī Walīd
LY-DR Darnah
LY-GD Ghadāmis
LY-GR Gharyān
LY-GT Ghāt
LY-JB Jaghbūb
LY-MI Mişrātah
LY-MZ Mizdah
LY-MQ Murzuq
LY-NL Nālūt
LY-SB Sabhā
LY-SS Şabrātah Şurmān
LY-SR Surt
LY-TN Tājūrā' wa an Nawāḩī al Arbāʻ
LY-TB Ţarābulus
LY-TM Tarhūnah-Masallātah
LY-WD Wādī al Ḩayāt
LY-YJ Yafran-Jādū

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: LY
  • Districts of Libya, Statoids.com
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