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                                         by Graham Rhind



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Marshall Islands

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Table of Contents

Marshall Islands - Country information


Local short name form

Official name



42 594 (2021) [1]



International telephone access code


ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code


GRC Country Code


Marshall Islands - Number format

   Note: This section last updated 15th May 2021

(where . indicates the decimal separator and , the thousands separator)

Marshall Islands - Date and time formats


   Note: This section last updated 15th May 2021

The 12-hour clock notation is used almost exclusively.

Marshall Islands - Languages


Most of the population speak Marshallese External, the official language, in one of two dialects.

Marshall Islands - Address format etc.


Recently independent of the United States of America (1990), it still forms part of the United States’ postal system. Its state code is MH and its postal codes (ZIP Codes) fall in the range 96960-70.

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

Please refer to the chapter on the United States of America for further information.

   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

Marshall Islands - Post office box


This is written PO Box.

Marshall Islands - Postal codes

Marshall Islands - Postal code format graphic


Marshall Islands - Postal code format

Marshall Islands - Postal code specifics

Marshall Islands - Postal code regular expression


Marshall Islands - Postal code level of coverage


Marshall Islands - Postal code map


Place names in the Marshall Islands


   Note: This section last updated 6th August 2014

Refer to Exonyms in Marshall Islands for full lists of place names in the Marshall Islands in other languages.

   Alternate place name forms/postal code tables can be acquired at http://www.grcdi.nl/settlements.htm External
   Other language place name data can be acquired at http://www.grcdi.nl/otherlanguageplace.htm External

Marshall Islands - Administrative districts


Marshall Islands has 33 municipalities External:

    Ailinginae External
    Ailinglaplap External
    Ailuk External
    Arno External
    Aur External
    Bikar External
    Bikini External
    Bokak External
    Ebon External
    Enewetak External
    Erikub External
    Jabat External
    Jaluit External
    Jemo External
    Kili External
    Kwajalein External
    Lae External
    Lib External
    Likiep External
    Majuro External
    Maloelap External
    Mejit External
    Mili External
    Namorik External
    Namu External
    Rongelap External
    Rongrik External
    Toke External
    Ujae External
    Ujelang External
    Utirik External
    Wotho External
    Wotje External

Administrative districts graphic


Telephone numbers in the Marshall Islands


Marshall Island telephone numbers have no area codes. Subscriber numbers have 7 digits.

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


  1. ^ citypopulation.de/en/marshall/ External 20230123

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