Iso 3166-2:dk

ISO 3166-2:DK 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 Denmark, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 5 regions.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is DK, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Denmark. The second part is two digits (81–85).


  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
    • Codes before ISO 3166-2:2007 2.1
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Current codes

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

Subdivision names are sorted in Danish alphabetical order: a-z, æ, ø, å.

Code Subdivision name (da) Subdivision name (en)
[note 1]
DK-84 Hovedstaden Capital Region of Denmark
DK-82 Midtjylland Central Denmark Region
DK-81 Nordjylland North Denmark Region
DK-85 Sjælland Region Zealand
DK-83 Syddanmark Region of Southern Denmark
  1. ^ For reference only, English Name not included in the ISO 3166-2 standard.


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:

Edition/Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
ISO 3166-2:2007 2007-12-13 Second edition of ISO 3166-2 (this change was not announced in a newsletter)[1] Subdivision layout:
2 cities, 14 counties (see below)
→ 5 regions
Newsletter II-3 2011-12-13
Local generic term is changed to singular, alphabetical re-ordering by generic term suppression and source list update.

Codes before ISO 3166-2:2007

Code Subdivision name Subdivision category
DK-147 Frederiksberg city
DK-101 København city
DK-040 Bornholm county
DK-020 Frederiksborg county
DK-042 Fyn county
DK-015 København county
DK-080 Nordjylland county
DK-055 Ribe county
DK-065 Ringkøbing county
DK-025 Roskilde county
DK-035 Storstrøm county
DK-050 Sønderjylland county
DK-060 Vejle county
DK-030 Vestsjælland county
DK-076 Viborg county
DK-070 Århus county

See also


  1. ^ "Statoid Newsletter January 2008". 

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: DK
  • Regions of Denmark,
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