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ISO 3166-2:RU is the entry for Russia in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for some of the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1. ISO 3166-2:RU contains no codes for the Russian-administered Republic of Crimea and Federal City of Sevastopol, which are internationally recognized as part of Ukraine and do have codes in Ukraine's entry in ISO 3166-2.

Currently for Russia, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for the following federal subjects:

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is RU, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Russia. The second part is either of the following:

  • two letters: republics
  • three letters: all other subdivisions

Contents

Current codesEdit

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

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Code Subdivision name (ru) Subdivision category
(BGN/PCGN 1947) (GOST 1983 = UN V/18 1987)
RU-AD   Adygeya, Respublika Adygeja, Respublika republic
RU-AL   Altay, Respublika Altaj, Respublika republic
RU-BA   Bashkortostan, Respublika Baškortostan, Respublika republic
RU-BU   Buryatiya, Respublika Burjatija, Respublika republic
RU-CE   Chechenskaya Respublika Čečenskaja Respublika republic
RU-CU   Chuvashskaya Respublika Čuvašskaja Respublika republic
RU-DA   Dagestan, Respublika Dagestan, Respublika republic
RU-IN   Ingushetiya, Respublika Ingušetija, Respublika republic
RU-KB   Kabardino-Balkarskaya Respublika Kabardino-Balkarskaja Respublika republic
RU-KL   Kalmykiya, Respublika Kalmykija, Respublika republic
RU-KC   Karachayevo-Cherkesskaya Respublika Karačaevo-Čerkesskaja Respublika republic
RU-KR   Kareliya, Respublika Karelija, Respublika republic
RU-KK   Khakasiya, Respublika Hakasija, Respublika republic
RU-KO   Komi, Respublika Komi, Respublika republic
RU-ME   Mariy El, Respublika Marij Èl, Respublika republic
RU-MO   Mordoviya, Respublika Mordovija, Respublika republic
RU-SA   Saha, Respublika
(local variant is Jakutija)
Sakha, Respublika
(local variant is Yakutiya)
republic
RU-SE   Severnaya Osetiya, Respublika
(local variant is Alaniya [Respublika Severnaya Osetiya Alaniya])
Severnaja Osetija, Respublika
(local variant is Alanija [Respublika Severnaja Osetija-Alanija])
republic
RU-TA   Tatarstan, Respublika Tatarstan, Respublika republic
RU-TY   Tyva, Respublika
(local variant is Tuva)
Tyva, Respublika
(local variant is Tuva)
republic
RU-UD   Udmurtskaya Respublika Udmurtskaja Respublika republic
RU-ALT   Altayskiy kray Altajskij kraj administrative territory
RU-KAM   Kamchatskiy kray Kamčatskij kraj administrative territory
RU-KHA   Khabarovskiy kray Habarovskij kraj administrative territory
RU-KDA   Krasnodarskiy kray Krasnodarskij kraj administrative territory
RU-KYA   Krasnoyarskiy kray Krasnojarskij kraj administrative territory
RU-PER   Permskiy kray Permskij kraj administrative territory
RU-PRI   Primorskiy kray Primorskij kraj administrative territory
RU-STA   Stavropol'skiy kray Stavropol'skij kraj administrative territory
RU-ZAB   Zabaykal'skiy kray Zabajkal'skij kraj administrative territory
RU-AMU   Amurskaya oblast' Amurskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-ARK   Arkhangel'skaya oblast' Arhangel'skaja oblast' administrative region
RU-AST   Astrakhanskaya oblast' Astrahanskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-BEL   Belgorodskaya oblast' Belgorodskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-BRY   Bryanskaya oblast' Brjanskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-CHE   Chelyabinskaya oblast' Čeljabinskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-IRK   Irkutskaya oblast' Irkutskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-IVA   Ivanovskaya oblast' Ivanovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KGD   Kaliningradskaya oblast' Kaliningradskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KLU   Kaluzhskaya oblast' Kalužskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KEM   Kemerovskaya oblast' Kemerovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KIR   Kirovskaya oblast' Kirovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KOS   Kostromskaya oblast' Kostromskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KGN   Kurganskaya oblast' Kurganskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-KRS   Kurskaya oblast' Kurskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-LEN   Leningradskaya oblast' Leningradskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-LIP   Lipetskaya oblast' Lipeckaja oblast' administrative region
RU-MAG   Magadanskaya oblast' Magadanskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-MOS   Moskovskaya oblast' Moskovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-MUR   Murmanskaya oblast' Murmanskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-NIZ   Nizhegorodskaya oblast' Nižegorodskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-NGR   Novgorodskaya oblast' Novgorodskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-NVS   Novosibirskaya oblast' Novosibirskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-OMS   Omskaya oblast' Omskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-ORE   Orenburgskaya oblast' Orenburgskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-ORL   Orlovskaya oblast' Orlovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-PNZ   Penzenskaya oblast' Penzenskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-PSK   Pskovskaya oblast' Pskovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-ROS   Rostovskaya oblast' Rostovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-RYA   Ryazanskaya oblast' Rjazanskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-SAK   Sakhalinskaya oblast' Sahalinskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-SAM   Samarskaya oblast' Samarskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-SAR   Saratovskaya oblast' Saratovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-SMO   Smolenskaya oblast' Smolenskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-SVE   Sverdlovskaya oblast' Sverdlovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-TAM   Tambovskaya oblast' Tambovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-TOM   Tomskaya oblast' Tomskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-TUL   Tul'skaya oblast' Tul'skaja oblast' administrative region
RU-TVE   Tverskaya oblast' Tverskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-TYU   Tyumenskaya oblast' Tjumenskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-ULY   Ul'yanovskaya oblast' Ul'janovskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-VLA   Vladimirskaya oblast' Vladimirskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-VGG   Volgogradskaya oblast' Volgogradskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-VLG   Vologodskaya oblast' Vologodskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-VOR   Voronezhskaya oblast' Voronežskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-YAR   Yaroslavskaya oblast' Jaroslavskaja oblast' administrative region
RU-MOW   Moskva Moskva autonomous city
RU-SPE   Sankt-Peterburg Sankt-Peterburg autonomous city
RU-YEV   Yevreyskaya avtonomnaya oblast' Evrejskaja avtonomnaja oblast' autonomous region
RU-CHU   Chukotskiy avtonomnyy okrug Čukotskij avtonomnyj okrug autonomous district
RU-KHM   Khanty-Mansiyskiy avtonomnyy okrug
(local variant is Yugra)
Hanty-Mansijskij avtonomnyj okrug
(local variant is Jugra)
autonomous district
RU-NEN   Nenetskiy avtonomnyy okrug Neneckij avtonomnyj okrug autonomous district
RU-YAN   Yamalo-Nenetskiy avtonomnyy okrug Jamalo-Neneckij avtonomnyj okrug autonomous district

ChangesEdit

The following changes to the entry have been announced by the ISO 3166/MA since the first publication of ISO 3166-2 in 1998. ISO stopped issuing newsletters in 2013.

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter I-1 2000-06-21 Introduction of alternative name forms for 2 republics. Correction of a spelling mistake in the name of 1 autonomous district
Newsletter I-7 2005-09-13 Add local language name to the title Khanty-Mansiyskiy avtonomnyy okrug. Update of list source
Newsletter I-8 2007-04-17 Modification of the administrative structure Subdivisions added:
RU-PER Permskiy kray
Subdivisions deleted:
RU-PER Permskaya oblast'
RU-KOP Komi-Permyatskiy avtonomnyy okrug
Newsletter I-9 2007-11-28 Update and use of long forms of country names as given in Draft NL I-8 538, 22-02-2007 and formation of Permskiy kray after amalgamation Subdivisions added:
RU-KAM Kamchatskiy kray
Subdivisions deleted:
RU-KAM Kamchatskaya oblast'
RU-EVE Evenkiyskiy avtonomnyy okrug
RU-KOR Koryakskiy avtonomnyy okrug
RU-TAY Taymyrskiy avtonomnyy okrug
Newsletter II-2 2010-06-30 Update of the administrative structure and of the list source Subdivisions added:
RU-ZAB Zabaykal'skiy kray
Subdivisions deleted:
RU-CHI Chitinskaya oblast'
RU-AGB Aginskiy Buryatskiy avtonomnyy okrug
RU-UOB Ust'-Ordynskiy Buryatskiy avtonomnyy okrug
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2018-11-26 Correction of the romanization system label

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