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.

harmonize_country_code(x)

Arguments

x

A character or a factor vector of eurostat countycodes.

Value

a vector.

Author

Janne Huovari janne.huovari@ptt.fi

Examples

if (FALSE) { lp <- get_eurostat("nama_10_lp_ulc") lp$geo <- harmonize_country_code(lp$geo) }