countries: Deal with Country Data in an Easy Way

Wrangle country data more effectively and quickly. This package contains functions to easily identify and convert country names, download country information, merge country data from different sources, and make quick world maps.

Version: 1.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: stringdist, tidyr, stringr, dplyr, knitr, fastmatch, lubridate, utils, methods, stats, httr, jsonlite, ggplot2, viridis, grDevices
Suggests: data.table, rmarkdown, testthat, curl
Published: 2024-01-21
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.countries
Author: Francesco Saverio Bellelli [aut, cre, cph] (
Maintainer: Francesco Saverio Bellelli <fsabellelli at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: countries results


Reference manual: countries.pdf
Vignettes: Easy joining with auto_merge()
Dealing with country names


Package source: countries_1.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): countries_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): countries_1.2.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): countries_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): countries_1.2.0.tgz
Old sources: countries archive


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