Country of birth code table

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Country of Birth code table
Country of Birth code
Country of Birth description
004 Djibouti
008 Afganistan
012 Albania
016 Algeria
020 American Samoa
024 Andorra
028 Angola
030 Anguilla
031 Azerbaijan
032 Antarctica Undefined
036 Antarctica Foreign
040 Antarctica British
044 Antarctica USA
048 Antigua and Barbuda
051 Armenia
052 Argentina
056 Aruba
060 Australia
064 Austria
068 Bahamas
070 Bosnia-Herzegovina
072 Bahrain
073 Africa Undefined
076 Bangladesh
080 Barbados
082 Belarus
084 Belgium
088 Belize
090 Benin
092 Bermuda
096 Bhutan
100 Bolivia
104 Botswana
108 Brazil
112 British Indian Ocean Territories
120 Virgin Islands, British
124 Brunei Daressalam
128 Bulgaria
132 Myanmar (Burma)
136 Burundi
140 White Russia (disused)
144 Cameroon
148 Canada
152 Canton and Enderbury Islands (disused)
156 Cabo Verde
160 Cayman Islands
164 Central African Republic
168 Chad
172 Channel Islands
175 Mayotte
176 Chile
180 China, Peoples Republic of
181 Christmas Island
182 Cocos (Keeling) Islands
184 Colombia
188 Grande Comore (disused)
192 Congo
196 Cook Islands
200 Costa Rica
202 Croatia
203 Czech Republic
204 Cuba
208 Cyprus
212 Czechoslovakia (disused)
220 Denmark
224 Dominica
228 Dominican Republic
230 East Timor
232 Ecuador
233 Estonia
236 Egypt
237 Eritrea
239 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
240 El Salvador
242 Born at sea
244 England
248 Equatorial Guinea
252 Estonia (disused)
256 Ethiopia
260 Faeroe Islands
264 Falkland Islands
268 Fiji
272 Finland
276 France
280 French Guiana
284 French Polynesia
286 French Southern Territories
288 Gabon
292 Gambia
294 Georgia
296 East Germany (disused)
300 Germany
304 Ghana
308 Gibraltar
312 Kiribati
316 Greece
320 Greenland
321 Serbia
322 Republic of Kosovo
324 Grenada
328 Guadeloupe
332 Guam
336 Guatemala
340 Guinea
344 Guinea Bissau
348 Guyana
352 Haiti
356 Honduras
360 Hong Kong
364 Hungary
368 Iceland
372 India
376 Indonesia
380 Iran
384 Iraq
388 Republic of Ireland
392 Isle of Man
396 Israel
398 Kazakhstan
400 Italy
404 Cote D'Ivoire
408 Jamaica
412 Japan
416 Jordan
417 Kyrgyzstan
418 Cambodia
420 Kenya
428 Korea, Democratic People's republic of (North)
432 Korea, Republic of (South)
436 Kuwait
440 Laos
444 Latvia
448 Lebanon
452 Lesotho
456 Liberia
460 Libyan Arab Republic
464 Liechtenstein
468 Lithuania
472 Luxembourg
476 Macau
480 Madagascar
484 Malawi
488 Malaysia
492 Maldives
496 Mali
498 Moldova
500 Malta
502 Marshall Islands
504 Martinique
508 Mauritania
512 Mauritius
516 Mexico
517 Midway Islands (disused)
518 Micronesia, Federated States of
520 Monaco
524 Mongolia
528 Montserrat
532 Morocco
536 Mozambique
540 Namibia
544 Nauru
548 Nepal
552 Netherlands
556 Netherlands Antilles
560 Neutral Zone (disused)
564 New Caledonia
568 Vanuatu
572 New Zealand
576 Nicaragua
580 Niger
584 Nigeria
588 Niue
592 Norfolk Island
596 Northern Ireland
598 Northern Mariana Islands
600 Norway
604 Oman
608 Federated States of Micronesia(disused)
612 Pakistan
614 Palau
616 Panama
624 Papua New Guinea
628 Paraguay
632 Peru
636 Philippines
640 Pitcairn Island
643 Russia
644 Poland
648 Portugal
656 Puerto Rico
660 Qatar
664 Reunion
668 Zimbabwe
672 Romania
676 Rwanda
680 St Helena
684 St Kitts Nevis
688 St Lucia
692 St Pierre Miquelon
696 St Vincent and The Grenadines
698 Samoa, Western
700 San Marino
703 Slovakia
704 Sao Tome and Principe
708 Saudi Arabia
712 Scotland
716 Senegal
720 Seychelles
724 Sierra Leone
732 Singapore
733 Slovenia
734 Solomon Islands
736 Somalia
740 South Africa
744 Spain
752 Sri Lanka
756 Sudan
760 Suriname
762 Tajikistan
764 Swaziland
768 Sweden
772 Switzerland
776 Syria
780 Taiwan
784 Tanzania
788 Thailand
792 Togo
795 Turkmenistan
796 Tokelau
800 Tonga
804 Trinidad and Tobago
807 Macedonia, The former Yugoslav Republic of
808 Tunisia
812 Turkey
816 Turks and Caicos Islands
820 Tuvalu
824 Uganda
828 Ukraine
832 Russia (disused)
836 United Arab Emirates
840 Great Britain
843 Curacao
844 United States of America
846 United States Minor Outlying Islands
848 Uzbekistan
852 Virgin Islands, United States
856 Burkina Faso
860 Uruguay
864 Vatican City
868 Venezuela
872 Viet Nam
880 Wake Island (disused)
884 Wales
888 Wallis and Futuna Island
890 Western Sahara
896 Yemen (disused)
897 Yemen
900 Yemen (Democratic South Yemen) (disused)
904 Yugoslavia
908 Zaire
912 Zambia
951 America Undefined
952 Asia Undefined
953 South East Asia Undefined
954 Europe
955 Germany Undefined
956 Ireland Undefined
957 Melanesia Undefined
958 Micronesia Undefined
959 Pacific Islands Undefined
960 Polynesia Undefined
961 South America Undefined
999 Not Specified
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