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Iso 3166-2:et

ISO 3166-2:ET is the entry for codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Ethiopia, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 2 administrations and 9 states.

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


  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

Current codes

Subdivision names are listed as in the ISO 3166-2 standard published by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency (ISO 3166/MA).

ISO 639-1 codes are used to represent subdivision names in the following administrative languages:

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Code Subdivision name (am) Subdivision name (en) Subdivision category
ET-AA } Addis Ababa administration
ET-DD Dirē Dawa Dire Dawa administration
ET-AF } Afar state
ET-AM } Amara state
ET-BE Bīnshangul Gumuz Benshangul-Gumaz state
ET-GA Gambēla Hizboch Gambela Peoples' state
ET-HA Hārerī Hizb Harari People state
ET-OR Oromīya Oromia state
ET-SO Sumalē Somali state
ET-TI Tigray Tigrai state
ET-SN YeDebub Bihēroch Bihēreseboch na Hizboch Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' state


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 I-4 2002-12-10 Change of generic name of one subdivision category to administration. Addition of an administration. Update of list sources Subdivisions added:
ET-DD Dire Dawa

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: ET
  • States of Ethiopia,
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