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{{{2}}} entry at The World Factbook

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This template is for linking to pages of The World Factbook, a publication of the United States Central Intelligence Agency.


This template contains two parameters: 1) Country code (see below) and 2) Country name.


expands to this wiki code:

[ COUNTRY NAME] entry at ''[[The World Factbook]]''

which is rendered as:

COUNTRY NAME entry at The World Factbook

Notes on codes

The CIA builds the Factbook around the Federal Information Processing Standard 10-4 two letter codes; a list of these codes can be found at List of FIPS country codes. However, there are a few codes used in the Factbook not at the above link. They are:


{{CIA World Factbook link|ao|Angola}}


Angola entry at The World Factbook

See also