Reference and metadata tables.
Together with a variety of consultancy and training services, GRC
Data Intelligence offers a number of reference data and metadata
products to help you to manage your international data.
Most recent release: 18th August 2011
Our own country codes file especially created for international
name and address data management. Information here.
Place name/postal code combinations file
Most recent release: 7th March 2013
This data table contains over 32 million place name/postal code
combination records. This data has been collected by analysing
over 94.2 million real world data records for place name/postal
code combinations. This table is an ideal resource for
standardising and processing your address data. Read the full
Other language place names file
This data table contains 7398 records containing other language
version of (populated) place names and their local language
equivalent. Read the full information here.
Full postal files in Arabic and Roman script for seven
These data tables, built by GeoTiba, contain full postal files,
uniquely with data both in Roman and in Arabic script, for seven
countries: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia,
Western Sahara. Read the full information here.
Region names/postal code combinations
This data table contains postal codes and region names for 48
countries and territories. It can be used to assign regional names
when a country and postal code are known. Read more
Address elements data
Most recent release: 7th March 2013
GRC Data Intelligence has built a unique table which contains
over 497000 address element strings for world addresses. These
include strings in many languages indicating post office boxes,
thoroughfare types, building types, sub-building indicators,
prepositions, adjectives, forms of address and many more. This
table is an ideal resource for standardising and processing your
address data. Read the full information here.
Postal code format rules
GRC Data Intelligence has built tables containing postal code
formatting rules for every country with a postal code system. It is
an ideal resource for parsing postal codes or for ensuring correct
data entry. Read the full information here.
Most recent release: 8th June 2012
GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 106883
common job titles. This table is an ideal resource for
standardising and processing your data. Read the full
Telephone number information/formats
These data tables contain information about world telephone
number systems, designed to allow you to burst telephone
numbers into their component parts (country code, international
trunk code, national destination code (area code), national
significant number (subscriber number)); check the validity of the
numbers, in terms of their basic structure and length; and to
identify which numbers belong to mobile (GSM) numbers,
allowing, for example, SMS actions to be prepared and executed.
Read the full information here.
Most recent release: 9th September 2012
GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 239662
given names. Read the full information here.
Surnames / Family names
Most recent release: 9th June 2012
GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 707824
surnames/family names. Read the full information here.
Surname / Family name prepositions
This data table contains 620 records containing family name
preposition strings. These strings (van de, von, de, de la, al, el
and so on) often need to be identified within data to allow correct
alphabetic sorting and casing of the names. Read the full
Forms of address (honorifics/salutations)
This data table contains 5985 records containing forms of
address (Mr, Mrs, Miss, Dr, Professor etc.). Read the full
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