ISO 3166-2:BT

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ISO 3166-2:BT is the entry for Bhutan 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 Bhutan, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 20 districts.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is BT, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Bhutan. The second part is two digits, except Gasa and Trashi Yangtse, which use two letters instead. The first digit indicates the zone where the district is in:

  • 1: Western
  • 2: Central (Gasa also in this zone)
  • 3: Southern
  • 4: Eastern (Trashi Yangtse also in this zone)

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 (dz) Subdivision Name (dz)
[note 1]
BT-33 Bumthang བུམ་ཐང་
BT-12 Chhukha ཆུ་ཁ་
BT-22 Dagana དར་དཀར་ན་
BT-GA Gasa མགར་ས་
BT-13 Ha ཧཱ་
BT-44 Lhuentse ལྷུན་རྩེ་
BT-42 Monggar མོང་སྒར་
BT-11 Paro སྤ་རོ་
BT-43 Pemagatshel པད་མ་དགའ་ཚལ་
BT-23 Punakha སྤུ་ན་ཁ་
BT-45 Samdrup Jongkha བསམ་གྲུབ་ལྗོངས་མཁར
BT-14 Samtse བསམ་རྩེ་
BT-31 Sarpang གསར་སྤང་
BT-15 Thimphu ཐིམ་ཕུ་
BT-41 Trashigang བཀྲ་ཤིས་སྒང་
BT-TY Trashi Yangtse བཀྲ་ཤིས་གྱང་ཙེ་
BT-32 Trongsa ཀྲོང་གསར་
BT-21 Tsirang རྩི་རང་
BT-24 Wangdue Phodrang དབང་འདུས་ཕོ་བྲང་
BT-34 Zhemgang གཞམས་སྒང་
  1. ^ For reference only, Dzongkha Name in Dzongkha script not included in the ISO 3166-2 standard.

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