US_states: US state names and abbreviations

Description Usage Format Source

Description

A dataset containing names of US states and their abbreviations under various standards including ANSI, ISO, USPS, USCG, GPO, Associated Press.

Usage

1

Format

A data frame with 51 rows and 10 variables:

Name

US Region Name

Type

State, State (Commonwealth), or Federal District

Capital

State Capital

ANSI

American National Standards Institute 2-letter code

ANSI_digit

American National Standards Institute 2-digit code. This is stored as a character to ensure all entries are two characters long

ISO

International Organization for Standardization 3166-2 code for US States

USPS

United States Postal Service 2-letter code

USCG

United States Coast Guard 2-letter code (used as prefices for vessel numbers)

GPO

US Government Printing Office abbreviations

AP

Associated Press Stylebook abbreviations

Source

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._state_abbreviations


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