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Datasets / ISO 4217 Currency Codes Parser

ISO 4217 Currency Codes Parser

Overview

Wikipedia.org ISO 4217 Currency Codes Parser is a script to parse the wikipedia article for the ISO 4217 standard to produce a tab-delimited text output, suitable for import into another project or database.

Dataset Source

URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO_4217

Updates: infrequently

Environment

  • GNU/Linux
  • PHP 5.3 + (with mbstring)

Notes

  • This script generates raw formatted text.

Howto

Simply download wikipedia.org-iso4217.php and run it.

The created output is a 5 column tab-delimited format:

Text Code Numeric Code Decimal Precision Currency Name Locations Used
AED 784 2 United Arab Emirates dirham United Arab Emirates
AFN 971 2 Afghan afghani Afghanistan
ALL 008 2 Albanian lek Albania
AMD 051 2 Armenian dram Armenia
ANG 532 2 Netherlands Antillean guilder CuraƧao, Sint Maarten

License

This project is BSD (2 clause) licensed.

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