ISO 3166-2:ET

Main article: ISO 3166-2

ISO 3166-2:ET is the entry for Ethiopia 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 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

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 Ādīs Ābeba Addis Ababa administration
ET-DD Dirē Dawa Dire Dawa administration
ET-AF Āfar Afar state
ET-AM Āmara 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

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