ISO 3166-2:PY

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

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