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. PLACESCountry codesMost recent release: 27th March 2014Our own country codes file especially created for international name and address data management. Information here.Place name/postal code combinations fileMost recent release: 7th March 2018This data table contains over 34.8 million place name/postal code combination records. This data has been collected by analysing over 96.3 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 information here.Other language place names fileThis data table contains 9333 records containing other language version of (populated) place names and their local language equivalent. Read the full information here.Region names/postal code combinationsThis 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 information here.Region and provincesMost recent release: 22nd March 2015GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 54181 region and province names. This table is an ideal resource for standardising and processing your data. Read the full information here.Address elements dataMost recent release: 7th June 2019GRC Data Intelligence has built a unique table which contains over 723000 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.Address formats This table contains information about the relative position of elements within address blocks. The data has many uses. It can be used to correctly output address blocks and to position input fields on forms, for example. Read the full information here.Postal code format rulesGRC 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.PEOPLEJob titlesMost recent release: 8th June 2012GRC 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 information here.Given namesMost recent release: 4th March 2016GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 246291 given names. Read the full information here.Surnames / Family namesMost recent release: 9th June 2012GRC Data Intelligence has built a table which contains 707824 surnames/family names. Read the full information here.Surname / Family name prepositionsThis 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 information here.Forms of address (honorifics/salutations)This data table contains 8844 records containing forms of address (Mr, Mrs, Miss, Dr, Professor etc.). Read the full information here.OTHERTelephone number information/formatsThese 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.If you have any questions about any of our products, please contact us.