ISO 3166-2:MH

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ISO 3166-2:MH is the entry for the Marshall Islands 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 the Marshall Islands, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for two levels of subdivisions:

The municipalities are inhabited atolls or islands. The ten uninhabited atolls and islands of the country are not listed:

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

  • one letter: chains (of islands)
  • three letters: municipalities

Current codes[edit]

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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Chains (of islands)[edit]

Code Subdivision name
MH-L Ralik chain
MH-T Ratak chain

Municipalities[edit]

Code Subdivision name In chain (of islands)
MH-ALL Ailinglaplap L
MH-ALK Ailuk T
MH-ARN Arno T
MH-AUR Aur T
MH-EBO Ebon L
MH-ENI Enewetak L
MH-JAB Jabat L
MH-JAL Jaluit L
MH-KIL Kili L
MH-KWA Kwajalein L
MH-LAE Lae L
MH-LIB Lib L
MH-LIK Likiep T
MH-MAJ Majuro T
MH-MAL Maloelap T
MH-MEJ Mejit T
MH-MIL Mili T
MH-NMK Namdrik L
MH-NMU Namu L
MH-RON Rongelap L
MH-UJA Ujae L
MH-UTI Utirik T
MH-WTH Wotho L
MH-WTJ Wotje T

Changes[edit]

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 Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter II-1 2010-02-03
(corrected
2010-02-19)
Addition of the country code prefix as the first code element, addition of names in administrative languages Subdivisions added:
MH-JAB Jabat
Subdivisions deleted:
MH-UJL Ujelang

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