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Iso 3166-2:ao

ISO 3166-2:AO 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 Angola, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 18 provinces.

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


  • 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).

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Code Subdivision name (pt)
AO-BGO Bengo
AO-BGU Benguela
AO-CAB Cabinda
AO-CNN Cunene
AO-HUA Huambo
AO-HUI Huíla
AO-CCU Kuando Kubango
AO-CNO Kwanza Norte
AO-CUS Kwanza Sul
AO-LUA Luanda
AO-LNO Lunda Norte
AO-LSU Lunda Sul
AO-MAL Malange
AO-MOX Moxico
AO-NAM Namibe
AO-ZAI Zaire


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
Newsletter I-2 2002-05-21 Spelling correction in AO-ZAI

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)
2015-02-12 Correct spelling of AO-CCU
2014-12-18 Correct spelling of AO-CNO and AO-CUS
2014-10-29 Change spelling of AO-CNO, AO-CUS, and AO-CCU; update List Source

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: AO
  • Provinces of Angola,
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