GeoIP2 Precision: Country

The GeoIP2 Precision: Country service is best for customers who only need to know the country of an IP address.

The GeoIP2 Precision: Country service returns the following data elements for a given IP address:

Data Element Description
Continent The continent associated with the IP address.

Three indicators of the country associated with the IP address:

  1. Country of the physical location of the IP address as determined by MaxMind proprietary analysis,
  2. Country registered by the ISP or organization responsible for the IP address,
  3. Country represented by users of an IP address at an overseas military installation.

Continent and country names are available in English, Simplified Chinese, German, Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, and Russian.

This service incorporates Geonames geographical data, which is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

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