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Nepal, formally known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is situated in Southern Asia, a subregion of the region Asia. Its capital city is Kathmandu. Nepal is identified by various country codes. The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2 code, commonly referred to as the 2-letter country code for Nepal, is NP, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3 code, known as the 3-letter country code, is NPL. Similarly, the ISO 3166-1 numeric code for Nepal is 524. When connecting via phone, the dialing code for Nepal is +977, which is essential for initiating calls to phone numbers in Nepal. Online, websites in Nepal are distinguished by the top-level domain (TLD) .np, indicating their geographic origin. The currency utilized in Nepal is the Nepalese Rupee, denoted by the currency alphabetic code NPR. Commonly known as the Nepalese Rupee, it is the primary currency for transactions within the country.

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

Country details

Formal namethe Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
Sub regionSouthern Asia

ISO Codes

ISO 3166-1 Alpha-2NP
ISO 3166-1 Alpha-3NPL
ISO 3166-1 Numeric524

Dialing Code

Dialing code+977

Other Country Codes

Top Level
License plate codeNEP
UN m49 code524
GAUL code175
MARC codenp
WMO codeNP
EDGAR codeP6
GS1 GTIN code-

Currency Codes

CurencyAlphabetic codeNumeric code
Nepalese RupeeNPR524


TimezoneOffset UTCOffset DSTTime
Asia / Kathmandu+05:45+05:45
Asia / Katmandu+05:45+05:45

Neighbouring countries

CountryCapitalISO codesDialing codeTLD
Flag of ChinaChinaBeijingCN /
Flag of IndiaIndiaNew DelhiIN /

ISO 3166-2 Codes

Subdivision nameSubdivision categoryISO Code



Nepal is situated in Southern Asia, which is a subregion of the continent of Asia.

Kathmandu serves as the capital of Nepal.

The ISO 3166-1-Alpha-2, or two-letter country code, for Nepal is NP, while the ISO 3166-1-Alpha-3, or three-letter country code, is NPL, and the ISO 3166-1 numeric code is 524. ISO, the International Organization for Standardization, is a global federation of national standards bodies.

The dialing code for Nepal is +977.

The top-level domain (TLD) for Nepal-specific internet addresses ends with .np.

The currency code of Nepal includes the currency alphabetic code NPR and the currency numeric code 524. The currency is referred to as the Nepalese Rupee. 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 Nepal is NEP.

The UN M49 code for Nepal is 524. 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 Nepal is 175. 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 Nepal is np. 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 Nepal is NP. 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 Nepal is NP. 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 Nepal is NEP. 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 Nepal is P6. 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 Nepal is NEP. 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.