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Subject: Paraguay, ISO 3166-2, ISO 3166-1, ISO 3166-1 alpha-2, Departments of Paraguay, Alto Paraguay Department, Alto Paraná Department, Amambay Department, Caaguazú Department, Caazapá Department
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Iso 3166-2:py

Main article: ISO 3166-2

ISO 3166-2:PY is the entry for Paraguay in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Paraguay, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 1 capital and 17 departments. The capital of the country Asunción has special status equal to the departments.

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

  • two digits (1–16, 19): departments
  • three letters: capital district

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 Subdivision category
PY-ASU Asunción capital
PY-16 Alto Paraguay department
PY-10 Alto Paraná department
PY-13 Amambay department
PY-19 Boquerón department
PY-5 Caaguazú department
PY-6 Caazapá department
PY-14 Canindeyú department
PY-11 Central department
PY-1 Concepción department
PY-3 Cordillera department
PY-4 Guairá department
PY-7 Itapúa department
PY-8 Misiones department
PY-12 Ñeembucú department
PY-9 Paraguarí department
PY-15 Presidente Hayes department
PY-2 San Pedro department

See also

External links

  • Departments of Paraguay,
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