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NOC Abbreviations
Please note that these may appear to be out of order, but that's because they're arranged alphabetically in columns according to the French language. This is the same sequence used in the Olympic Movement Directory which is published annually by the IOC.
AFG
Afghanistan
RSA
Republic of South Africa
ALB
Albania
ALG
Algeria
FRG
Federal Republic of Germany (prior to 1991)
GER
Germany (after 1991)
AND
Andorra
ANG
Angola
ANT
Antigua and Barbuda
AHO
Netherlands Antilles
KSA
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
ARG
Argentina
ARM
Armenia
ARU
Aruba
AUS
Australia
AUT
Austria
AZE
Azerbaijan
BAH
Bahamas
BRN
Bahrain
BAN
Bangladesh
BAR
Barbados
BLR
Belarus
BEL
Belgium
BIZ
Belize
BEN
Benin
BER
Bermuda
BHU
Bhutan
BOL
Bolivia
BIH
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOT
Botswana
BRA
Brazil
BRU
Brunei Darussalam
BUL
Bulgaria
BUR
Burkina Faso
BDI
Burundi
CAY
Cayman Islands
CAM
Cambodia
CMR
Cameroon
CAN
Canada
CPV
Cape Verde
CAF
Central African Republic
CHI
Chile
CHN
People's Republic of China
ROC
Republic of China (prior to 1980)
CYP
Cyprus
COL
Colombia
COM
Comoros
CGO
Congo
COK
Cook Islands
KOR
Korea
CRC
Costa Rica
CIV
Ivory Coast
CRO
Croatia
CUB
Cuba
DEN
Denmark
DJI
Djibouti
DMA
Dominica
DOM
Dominican Republic
EGY
Egypt
ESA
El Salvador
UAE
United Arab Emirates
ECU
Ecuador
ESP
Spain
EST
Estonia
USA
United States of America
ETH
Ethiopia
FIJ
Fiji
FIN
Finland
FRA
France
GAB
Gabon
GAM
Gambia
GEO
Georgia
GHA
Ghana
GBR
Great Britain
GRE
Greece
GRN
Grenada
GUM
Guam
GUA
Guatemala
GUI
Guinea
GBS
Guinea-Bissau
GEQ
Equatorial Guinea
GUY
Guyana
HAI
Haiti
HON
Honduras
HKG
Hong Kong
HUN
Hungary
IND
India
INA
Indonesia
IRI
Islamic Republic of Iran
IRQ
Iraq
IRL
Ireland
ISL
Iceland
ISR
Israel
ITA
Italy
JAM
Jamaica
JPN
Japan
JOR
Jordan
KAZ
Kazakhstan
KEN
Kenya
KMR
Khmer Republic (Cambodia prior to October 1970 and after August 1975)
KGZ
Kyrgyzstan
KUW
Kuwait
LAO
Lao People's Democratic Republic
LES
Lesotho
LAT
Latvia
MKD
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
LIB
Lebanon
LBR
Liberia
LBA
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
LIE
Liechtenstein
LTU
Lithuania
LUX
Luxembourg
MAD
Madagascar
MAS
Malaysia
MAW
Malawi
MDV
Maldives
MLI
Mali
MLT
Malta
MAR
Morocco
MRI
Mauritius
MTN
Mauritania
MEX
Mexico
MDA
Republic of Moldova
MON
Monaco
MGL
Mongolia
MOZ
Mozambique
MYA
Myanmar
NAM
Namibia
NRU
Nauru
NEP
Nepal
NCA
Nicaragua
NIG
Niger
NGR
Nigeria
NZL
New Zealand
OMA
Oman
UGA
Uganda
UZB
Uzbekistan
PAK
Pakistan
PAN
Panama
PNG
Papua New Guinea
PAR
Paraguay
NED
Netherlands
PER
Peru
PHI
Philippines
POL
Poland
PUR
Puerto Rico
POR
Portugal
QAT
Qatar
RAU
United Arab Republic (1958 to 1961)
GDR
German Democratic Republic (prior to 1991)
PRK
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
ROM
Romania
RUS
Russian Federation
RWA
Rwanda
SKN
St. Kitts and Nevis
LCA
St. Lucia
SMR
San Marino
VIN
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
SOL
Solomon Islands
ASA
American Samoa
SAM
Western Samoa
STP
Sao Tome and Principe
SEN
Senegal
SEY
Seychelles
SLE
Sierra Leone
SIN
Singapore
SVK
Slovakia
SLO
Slovenia
SOM
Somalia
SUD
Sudan
SRI
Sri Lanka
SWE
Sweden
SUI
Switzerland
SUR
Suriname
SWZ
Swaziland
SYR
Syrian Arab Republic
TJK
Tajikistan
TPE
Chinese Taipei (after 1980)
TAN
Tanzania
CHA
Chad
TCH
Czechoslovakia (prior to 1994)
CZE
Czech Republic (after 1994)
THA
Thailand
TOG
Togo
TON
Tonga
TRI
Trinidad and Tobago
TUN
Tunisia
NOR
Norway
TKM
Turkmenistan
TUR
Turkey
UKR
Ukraine
URU
Uruguay
VAN
Vanuatu
VEN
Venezuela
ISV
Virgin Islands
IVB
British Virgin Islands
VIE
Vietnam
YEM
Yemen
YUG
Yugoslavia
ZAI
Zaire
ZAM
Zambia
ZIM
Zimbabwe

Olympic Organizing Committees
OCOG - Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games
COJO - Comité d'Organisation des Jeux Olympiques (French) - 1976, 1992
LPOOC - Lake Placid Olympic Organizing Committee - 1980
LAOOC - Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee - 1984
OCO - Olympics Calgary Olympiques - 1988
SLOOC - Seoul Olympic Organizing Committee - 1988
COOB - Comite Organizador Olimpico Barcelona (Spanish) - 1992
LOOC - Lillehammer Olympic Organizing Committee - 1994
ACOG - Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games - 1996
NAOC - Nagano Olympic Organizing Committee - 1998
SOCOG - Sydney Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games - 2000
SLOC - Salt Lake Organizing Committee - 2002
ATHOC - Athens Organizing Committee - 2004
TOROC - Torino Organizing Committee - 2006
BOCOG - Beijing Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games - 2008
VANOC - Vancouver Organizing Committee - 2010
LOCOG - London Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games - 2012


Regional Olympic Associations
ANOC - Association of National Olympic Committees
ACNO - Association des Comités Nationaux Olympiques (French)
ANOCA - Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa
ACNOA - Association des Comités Nationaux Olympiques d'Afrique (French)
AIWF - Association of the International Winter (Sports) Federations
ASOIF - Association of Summer Olympic International Federations
EOC - European Olympic Committees
COE - Comités Olympiques Européens (French)
OCA - Olympic Council of Asia
PASO - Pan American Sports Organization
ODEPA - Organizacion Deportiva Panamericana (Spanish)
ONOC - Oceania National Olympic Committees

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