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COUNTRY IDENTIFIER

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Definition:
A country identifier is an identifier further specifying the geopolitical area associated with the language.

Context:
1. Metamodel construct is: Attribute of Language Identification.

2. Use the three digit numeric codes from ISO 3166-1, with extensions if required.

Source Publication:
ISO/IEC 11179-3 "Information technology-Metadata registries (MDR)-Part 3: Registry metamodel and basic attributes", February 2003.

Cross References:
Identifier

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Wednesday, November 06, 2002

Last updated on Friday, December 16, 2005