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Extra U.S. states are listed in the Countries / Provinces table
Answer ID 1769   |   Last Review Date 10/31/2018

Why are there extra U.S. states listed in the Countries / Provinces table?


Countries / Provinces, States


The Countries / Provinces table includes two-letter abbreviation entries for the U.S. state and territories. By default, the common name and language names are entered as the standard postal code abbreviations listed below:

Note: The default list included is more inclusive than most postal code lists, since U.S. territories are included, such as AS for American Samoa, FM for the Federated States of Micronesia, and GU for Guam.

U.S. States and Territories
 AK Alaska  MS Mississippi 
 AL Alabama  MT Montana
 AR Arkansas  NC North Carolina
 AS American Samoa  ND North Dakota
 AZ Arizona  NE Nebraska
 CA California  NH New Hampshire
 CO Colorado  NJ New Jersey
 CT Connecticut  NM New Mexico
 DC District of Columbia  NP Northern Mariana Island
 DE Delaware  NV Nevada
 FL Florida  NY New York
 FM Fed. States of Micronesia  OH Ohio
 GA Georgia  OK Oklahoma
 GU Guam  OR Oregon
 HI Hawaii  PA Pennsylvania
 IA Iowa  PR Puerto Rico
 ID Idaho  PW Palau
 IL Illinois  RI Rhode Island
 IN Indiana  SC South Carolina
 KS Kansas  SD South Dakota
 KY Kentucky  TN Tennessee
 LA Louisiana  TX Texas
 LA Louisiana  UT Utah
 MA Massachusetts  VA Virginia
 MD Maryland  VI Virgin Islands
 ME Maine  VT Vermont
 MH Marshall Islands  WA Washington
 MI Michigan  WI Wisconsin
 MN Minnesota  WV West Virginia
 MO Missouri  WY Wyoming

Canadian Provincial and Territory Codes

Though Canadian provinces are not included in a default installation, Canadian provincial codes are provided below. For more information on adding a country to Oracle B2C Service, refer to Answer ID 1768: Adding Countries to RightNow Service.

 AB Alberta  NU Nunavut
 BC British Columbia  ON Ontario
 MB Manitoba  PE Prince Edward Island
 NB New Brunswick  QC Quebec
 NF Newfoundland  SK Saskatchewan
 NT Northwest Territories  YT Yukon Territory
 NS Nova Scotia  

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