Changes affecting status:
- Egypt: Two governorates merged with others. Added to change history.
- Finland: One region merged with another.
- Uganda: New districts created.
Other data added:
There were three updates to "Geopolitical Entities and Codes" (formerly FIPS 10-4) issued in February, April,
and August 2011. I have updated the pages for the countries affected: Bahamas,
Cuba, Finland, Macau,
Macedonia, Maldives, Mauritania,
New Zealand, Qatar, Taiwan,
Timor-Leste, and Uganda.
Historical changes ca. 1950 in Ghana, Guinea-Bissau,
- Switzerland: Updated population to 2010 census.
- None as yet.
- Belarus: Moved to UTC+3 year-round.
- Canada: Newfoundland now changes its clocks at the same hour as the
- Ukraine: Moved to UTC+3 year-round.