Countries and places of the modern world
Scope Note
The following subdivisions represent the currently valid divisions of the countries of the modern world usually down to primary administrative level
Application Note
Secondary and further administrative units may be denoted by the (1-2) and (1-3) special auxiliaries, or using alphabetic extension (Table 1h)
See also
(1-2)Lowest administrative units. Localities
Broader class
(3/9)  Individual places of the ancient and modern world
Narrower classes
(7/8)America, North and South. The Americas
(9)States and regions of the South Pacific and Australia. Arctic. Antarctic