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NAME ^

Locale::US - two letter codes for state identification in the United States and vice versa.

SYNOPSIS ^

  use Locale::US;
 
  my $u = Locale::US->new;

  my $state = $u->{code2state}{$code};
  my $code  = $u->{state2code}{$state};

  my @state = $u->all_state_names;
  my @code  = $u->all_state_codes;

ABSTRACT ^

Map from US two-letter codes to states and vice versa.

DESCRIPTION ^

MAPPING

$self->{code2state}

This is a hashref which has two-letter state names as the key and the long name as the value.

$self->{state2code}

This is a hashref which has the long nameas the key and the two-letter state name as the value.

DUMPING

$self->all_state_names

Returns an array (not arrayref) of all state names in alphabetical form

$self->all_state_codes

Returns an array (not arrayref) of all state codes in alphabetical form.

KNOWN BUGS AND LIMITATIONS ^

SEE ALSO ^

Locale::Country

Locale::Country

Abbreviations

http://www.usps.gov/ncsc/lookups/usps_abbreviations.htm

    Online file with the USPS two-letter codes for the United States and its possessions.

AUXILIARY CODE:

    lynx -dump http://www.usps.gov/ncsc/lookups/usps_abbreviations.htm > kruft.txt
    kruft2codes.pl

COPYRIGHT INFO ^

Copyright (c) 2002 - $present Terrence Brannon.

All rights reserved. This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

License: GPL, Artistic, available in the Debian Linux Distribution at /usr/share/common-licenses/{GPL,Artistic}

AUTHOR ^

T. M. Brannon, <tbone@cpan.org>

PATCHES

Thanks to stevet AT ibrinc for a patch about second call to new failing.

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