Global Sourcebook for International Data Management

                                         by Graham Rhind

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Palau

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PALAU
PALAU

Palau is an archipelago of some 350 Pacific islands of which 8 are inhabited.

For supplementary information, see links to post office home pages here External, to postal code pages here External and to other personal name and addressing issues pages here External.

Table of Contents

Palau - Country information

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Local short name form

Official name

Area

Population

Capital

Currency

International telephone access code

680

ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code

PW

GRC Country Code

PAL

Palau - Date formats

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mm/dd/yyyy

Palau - Languages

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The national languages are English External and Palauan External, the most widely spoken language. There are some 600 speakers of Sonsorol External, and 22 of Tobian External on Tobi Island.

Palau - Addresses

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Recently independent of the United States of America, it still forms part of the United States’ postal system. Its state code is PW and its postal code (ZIP Code) is 96940.

The name of the island may be included in the address.

Please refer to the chapter on the United States of America for further information. Most addresses are post office boxes.

Metadata containing postal code formatting rules, exceptions and regular expressions can be acquired External

A table containing information about the relevant position of elements within address blocks can be acquired External

Palau - Postal code format graphic

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Palau - Postal code format

Palau - Postal code specifics

Palau - Postal code regular expression

\A((96940)|(96940-)[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9])\Z

Palau - Postal code level of coverage

3

Palau - Post office box

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This is written PO Box.

Palau - Administrative districts

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Administrative districts graphic

Telephone numbers in Palau

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Palau telephone numbers have no area codes. Subscriber numbers have 7 digits. Mobile numbers begin with one of these numbers: 620, 630, 640, 660, 680, 690, 77, 880-884.

Tables of telephone number information/formats can be acquired – see http://www.grcdi.nl/telephone.htm External


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