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Barbados, formally known as Barbados, is situated in Latin America and the Caribbean, a subregion of the region Americas. Its capital city is Bridgetown. Barbados is identified by various country codes. The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2 code, commonly referred to as the 2-letter country code for Barbados, is BB, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3 code, known as the 3-letter country code, is BRB. Similarly, the ISO 3166-1 numeric code for Barbados is 52. When connecting via phone, the dialing code for Barbados is +1-246, which is essential for initiating calls to phone numbers in Barbados. Online, websites in Barbados are distinguished by the top-level domain (TLD) .bb, indicating their geographic origin. The currency utilized in Barbados is the Barbados Dollar, denoted by the currency alphabetic code BBD. Commonly known as the Barbados Dollar, it is the primary currency for transactions within the country.

For a comprehensive reference encompassing major country codes, currency codes, and timezones relevant to Barbados, please refer the tables below:

Country details

Formal nameBarbados
Sub regionLatin America and the Caribbean

ISO Codes

ISO 3166-1 Alpha-2BB
ISO 3166-1 Alpha-3BRB
ISO 3166-1 Numeric52

Dialing Code

Dialing code+1-246

Other Country Codes

Top Level
License plate codeBDS
UN m49 code52
GAUL code24
MARC codebb
WMO codeBR
EDGAR codeC8
GS1 GTIN code-

Currency Codes

CurencyAlphabetic codeNumeric code
Barbados DollarBBD52


TimezoneOffset UTCOffset DSTTime
America / Barbados−04:00−04:00

ISO 3166-2 Codes

Subdivision nameSubdivision categoryISO Code
Christ ChurchparishBB-01
Saint AndrewparishBB-02
Saint GeorgeparishBB-03
Saint JamesparishBB-04
Saint JohnparishBB-05
Saint JosephparishBB-06
Saint LucyparishBB-07
Saint MichaelparishBB-08
Saint PeterparishBB-09
Saint PhilipparishBB-10
Saint ThomasparishBB-11



Barbados is situated in Latin America and the Caribbean, which is a subregion of the continent of Americas.

Bridgetown serves as the capital of Barbados.

The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2, or two-letter country code, for Barbados is BB, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3, or three-letter country code, is BRB, and the ISO 3166-1 numeric code is 52. ISO, the International Organization for Standardization, is a global federation of national standards bodies.

The dialing code for Barbados is +1-246.

The top-level domain (TLD) for Barbados-specific internet addresses ends with .bb.

The currency code of Barbados includes the currency alphabetic code BBD and the currency numeric code 52. The currency is referred to as the Barbados Dollar. ISO 4217 is a standard published by the International Organization for Standardization, defining alpha codes and numeric codes for representing currencies and providing information about the relationships between individual currencies and their minor units.

The license plate code for Barbados is BDS.

The UN M49 code for Barbados is 52. UN M49, or the Standard Country or Area Codes for Statistical Use, is a standard used by the United Nations for statistical purposes.

The GAUL code for Barbados is 24. GAUL, or the Global Administrative Unit Layers, is a spatial database of administrative units for all countries worldwide. It is a project of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

The MARC code for Barbados is bb. MARC, or machine-readable cataloging standards, are a set of digital formats for describing items cataloged by libraries, such as books, DVDs, and digital resources.

The FIPS code for Barbados is BB. FIPS, or Federal Information Processing Standards, are publicly announced standards developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology for use in computer systems by non-military American government agencies and government contractors.

The WMO code for Barbados is BR. WMO, or the World Meteorological Organization, is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for promoting international cooperation on atmospheric science, climatology, hydrology, and geophysics.

The IOC code for Barbados is BAR. The International Olympic Committee uses three-letter abbreviation country codes to refer to each group of athletes that participate in the Olympic Games. Each geocode usually identifies a National Olympic Committee.

The EDGAR code for Barbados is C8. EDGAR, or the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The FIFA code for Barbados is BRB. FIFA, or Fédration Internationale de Football Association (International Federation of Association Football), assigns a three-letter country code to each of its member and non-member countries as name abbreviations for countries and dependent areas in official competitions.

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