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ISO 3166 country codes are not updated



ISO 3166 country codes are not updated. Names of various countries are fetched from three-character country codes as field values in CS and Pega. Field values for various countries like 'USA', 'UK', 'NZ' etc are present on the list.  However, BES and South Sudan are not on the list.

Error Messages

CountryCode: Fieldvalue with keys @baseclass/pyCountryCode/BES is missing

Steps to Reproduce

Populate country code with value BES.

Root Cause

A defect in Pegasystems’ code or rules. Support is not added for two letter ISO 3166 country codes. The pyCountry code list is not updated.


This issue was reported as a bug to be remediated in Pega 8.3 patch release.


Published December 17, 2019 - Updated December 2, 2021

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