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Iso 3166-2:tj

ISO 3166-2:TJ 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 Tajikistan, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 1 autonomous region, 2 regions and 1 capital territory. The Districts of Republican Subordination, formerly named Karategin Province, had its code deleted in Newsletter I-4 and is no longer included in the standard.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is TJ, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Tajikistan. The second part is two 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 (tg) Subdivision category
TJ-DU Dushanbe capital territory
TJ-GB Kŭhistoni Badakhshon autonomous region
TJ-KT Khatlon region
TJ-SU Sughd region


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-4 2002-12-10 Change of name of one region. Deletion of one region. Introduction of one Tajik name form. Subdivision categories in header re-sorted Subdivisions deleted:
TJ-KR Karategin
TJ-LN Leninabad → TJ-SU Sughd

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 Removed the reference to Dushanbe in remark part 2; correct spelling of DU
2014-11-03 Add 1 capital territory TJ-DU

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: TJ
  • Regions of Tajikistan,
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