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COUNTRY Table

(dwadmin.country)

Explanation

Lookup table for country codes. Contains the country code and a description.

Common Uses

  • Displaying the actual name of a country instead of the country code that appears in one of the Related Tables. ("Don't show the codes in the report. Show the English instead.")
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    Primary Key Indexed Data Elements Related Tables
    COUNTRY   ADDRESS, INSTITUTION, PERSON_ALL_V

 

Cautions

The codes used by this table come from the SRS Country Table, and follow the standard country abbreviations as specified by the U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards. Some older University systems use other abbreviation standards. Consult the SRS Country Conversion Table for conversion values.

 

COUNTRY Table - Data Element Index . Tables and Data Elements . Student Data Home . Data Warehouse Home

 


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