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Python API Wrapper for

Project Description

This is a simple python wrapper for the API of <>. If there are any issues, please use this repository to contact me about it.


pip install python-restcountries


Just import the API Wrapper and start using it!:

# v1 from restcountries import RestCountryApi as rapi
from restcountries import RestCountryApiV2 as rapi

def foo(name):
    country_list = rapi.get_countries_by_name('France')

The Country object

The API returns Country objects or a list of Country objects. Through the country objects one is able to access following attributes.:

country = country_list[0]
  • top_level_domain
  • alpha2_code
  • alpha3_code
  • currencies
  • capital
  • calling_codes
  • alt_spellings
  • relevance
  • region
  • subregion
  • translations
  • population
  • latlng
  • demonym
  • area
  • gini
  • timezones
  • borders
  • native_name
  • name
  • numeric_code
  • languages
  • flag
  • regional_blocs
  • cioc

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