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List of country calling codes

This is a list of country calling codes needed to access international telephone services. The numbers are assigned by the International Telecommunications Union in standard E.164.

The numbers are a prefix code so that no number has an initial segment that is an existing shorter number. This code is used to dial into to country specified; each country also has an international call prefix used to dial out of the country.

Some countries (for example, Germany) require the caller to omit the leading 0 of the national area code. For example, to call the subscriber in Germany with the national telephone number 089 123456, somebody outside of Germany would have to dial +49 89 123456, where the + stands for the international call prefix. However, this does not apply to all countries (e.g. Italy).

Zone 0 -- unassigned

Zone 1 -- North American Numbering Plan Area (http://www.nanpa.com (http://www.nanpa.com/))

Zone 2 -- mostly Africa

Zone 3 -- Europe

Zone 4 -- Europe

Zone 5 -- Mexico, Central and South America, West Indies

Zone 6 -- South Pacific and Oceania

Zone 7 - Russia and vicinity (former Soviet Union)

Zone 8 -- East Asia and Special Services

  • 800 -- International Freephone
  • 801 -- unassigned
  • 802 -- unassigned
  • 803 -- unassigned
  • 804 -- unassigned
  • 805 -- unassigned
  • 806 -- unassigned
  • 807 -- unassigned
  • 808 -- reserved for Shared Cost Services
  • 809 -- unassigned
  • 81 -- Japan
  • 82 -- South Korea
  • 83x -- unassigned
  • 84 -- Vietnam
  • 850 -- North Korea
  • 851 -- unassigned
  • 852 -- Hong Kong
  • 853 -- Macao
  • 854 -- unassigned
  • 855 -- Cambodia
  • 856 -- Laos
  • 857 -- unassigned
  • 858 -- unassigned
  • 859 -- unassigned
  • 86 -- mainland China
  • 870 -- Inmarsat "SNAC" service
  • 871 -- Inmarsat (Atlantic East)
  • 872 -- Inmarsat (Pacific)
  • 873 -- Inmarsat (Indian)
  • 874 -- Inmarsat (Atlantic West)
  • 875 -- reserved for Maritime Mobile service
  • 876 -- reserved for Maritime Mobile service
  • 877 -- reserved for Maritime Mobile service
  • 878 -- Universal Personal Telecommunications services
  • 879 -- reserved for national mobile/maritime uses
  • 880 -- Bangladesh
  • 881 -- Mobile Satellite System
  • 882 -- International Networks
  • 883 -- unassigned
  • 884 -- unassigned
  • 885 -- unassigned
  • 886 -- Taiwan
  • 887 -- unassigned
  • 888 -- unassigned
  • 889 -- unassigned
  • 89x -- unassigned

Zone 9 - West and South Asia, Middle East

External links

  • Many details about the numbering systems of individual countries can be found at the World Telephone Numbering Guide: http://www.wtng.info/

See also



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