Harmonize Country Code

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Description

The European Commission and the Eurostat generally uses ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 codes with two exceptions: EL (not GR) is used to represent Greece, and UK (not GB) is used to represent the United Kingdom. This function turns country codes into to ISO 3166-1 alpha-2.

Usage

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Arguments

x

A character or a factor vector of eurostat countycodes.

Value

a vector.

Author(s)

Janne Huovari janne.huovari@ptt.fi

Examples

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 ## Not run: 
   lp <- get_eurostat("nama_aux_lp")
   lp$geo <- harmonize_country_code(lp$geo)
 
## End(Not run)