ISO 3166-2:QA

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ISO 3166-2:QA is the entry for Qatar 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 Qatar, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 7 municipalities.

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

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
QA-DA Ad Dawḩah
QA-KH Al Khawr wa adh Dhakhīrah
QA-WA Al Wakrah
QA-RA Ar Rayyān
QA-MS Ash Shamāl
QA-ZA Az̧ Za̧`āyin
QA-US Umm Şalāl


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-3 2011-12-13
Update resulting from the addition of names in administrative languages, and update of the administrative structure and of the list source Subdivisions added:
QA-ZA Az̧ Za̧`āyin
Subdivisions deleted:
QA-GH Al Ghuwayrīyah
QA-JU Al Jumaylīyah
QA-JB Jarīyān al Bāţnah

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