python-pycountry - ISO databases accessible from Python 2

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-pycountry
Package version 1.8+ds1
Package release 0.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 84 B
Download size 13.01 KB
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pycountry provides ISO country, subdivision, language, currency and script
definitions and their translations, taken from the iso-codes package.
This is the Python 2 version of the package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pycountry_1.8+ds1-0.1_all.deb 1.8+ds1 all Ubuntu Universe
python-pycountry - - -


Name Value
iso-codes -
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7
python-lxml -


Type URL
Binary Package python-pycountry_1.8+ds1-0.1_all.deb
Source Package pycountry

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python-pycountry deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-pycountry




2014-07-09 - Michele Orru` <>
pycountry (1.8+ds1-0.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New package python3-pycountry
* Add unzip as Build-Dependency
* Remove 02-support_language_common-name.patch, as already merged upstream
* debian/watch:
+ Use .zip urls to watch, in which pycountry > 1.5 is shipped.
* debian/rules:
+ Remove pycountry.egg-info when cleaning
+ Use --show-field when parsing changelog
+ Run unit-tests in new upstream
+ Unzip ".zip" files in get-orig-source
2012-11-20 - David Paleino <>
pycountry (0.14.1+ds1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Support "common_name" attribute for languages, thanks to
Jerome Flesch (Closes: #693739).
2011-10-05 - David Paleino <>
pycountry (0.14.1+ds1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Oops, install README.txt in the appropriate place (Closes: #644348)
2011-09-13 - David Paleino <>
pycountry (0.14.1+ds1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Package switched from pysupport to dh_python2
* Refreshed patches
* Updated copyright file
2011-05-11 - David Paleino <>
pycountry (0.12.1+ds1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2, no changes needed
* Added dependency on python-lxml (Closes: #626395)
* Prevent logger warning when importing, thanks to Johannes Wei├čl
(Closes: #599369)
2010-06-24 - David Paleino <>
pycountry (0.12.1+ds1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #586130)

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