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Paypal API Country Code Approved List Array

Strangely I could not find it anywhere on the net. I had to make this manually as an array.
Here’s the array – to save you the labor :) The code has been taken from Paypal Objects – just in case you need to verify its correctness.
Here’s the list :

$countrylist = array (
'empty' => 'Select Country',
'AF' => 'AFGHANISTAN',
'AX' => 'ÅLAND ISLANDS',
'AL' => 'ALBANIA',
'DZ' => 'ALGERIA',
'AS' => 'AMERICAN SAMOA',
'AD' => 'ANDORRA',
'AO' => 'ANGOLA',
'AI' => 'ANGUILLA',
'AQ' => 'ANTARCTICA',
'AG' => 'ANTIGUA AND BAR­BUDA',
'AR' => 'ARGENTINA',
'AM' => 'ARMENIA',
'AW' => 'ARUBA',
'AU' => 'AUSTRALIA',
'AT' => 'AUSTRIA',
'AZ' => 'AZERBAIJAN',
'BS' => 'BAHAMAS',
'BH' => 'BAHRAIN',
'BD' => 'BANGLADESH',
'BB' => 'BARBADOS',
'BY' => 'BELARUS',
'BE' => 'BELGIUM',
'BZ' => 'BELIZE',
'BJ' => 'BENIN',
'BM' => 'BERMUDA',
'BT' => 'BHUTAN',
'BO' => 'BOLIVIA',
'BA' => 'BOSNIA AND HERZE­GOVINA',
'BW' => 'BOTSWANA',
'BV' => 'BOUVET ISLAND',
'BR' => 'BRAZIL',
'IO' => 'BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY',
'BN' => 'BRUNEI DARUSSALAM',
'BG' => 'BULGARIA',
'BF' => 'BURKINA FASO',
'BI' => 'BURUNDI',
'KH' => 'CAMBODIA',
'CM' => 'CAMEROON',
'CA' => 'CANADA',
'CV' => 'CAPE VERDE',
'KY' => 'CAYMAN ISLANDS',
'CF' => 'CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC',
'TD' => 'CHAD',
'CL' => 'CHILE',
'CN' => 'CHINA',
'CX' => 'CHRISTMAS ISLAND',
'CC' => 'COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS',
'CO' => 'COLOMBIA',
'KM' => 'COMOROS',
'CG' => 'CONGO',
'CD' => 'CONGO, THE DEMO­CRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE',
'CK' => 'COOK ISLANDS',
'CR' => 'COSTA RICA',
'CI' => 'COTE D IVOIRE',
'HR' => 'CROATIA',
'CU' => 'CUBA',
'CY' => 'CYPRUS',
'CZ' => 'CZECH REPUBLIC',
'DK' => 'DENMARK',
'DJ' => 'DJIBOUTI',
'DM' => 'DOMINICA',
'DO' => 'DOMINICAN REPUBLIC',
'EC' => 'ECUADOR',
'EG' => 'EGYPT',
'SV' => 'EL SALVADOR',
'GQ' => 'EQUATORIAL GUINEA',
'ER' => 'ERITREA',
'EE' => 'ESTONIA',
'ET' => 'ETHIOPIA',
'FK' => 'FALKLAND ISLANDS (MALVINAS)',
'FO' => 'FAROE ISLANDS',
'FJ' => 'FIJI',
'FI' => 'FINLAND',
'FR' => 'FRANCE',
'GF' => 'FRENCH GUIANA',
'PF' => 'FRENCH POLYNESIA',
'TF' => 'FRENCH SOUTHERN TERRITORIES',
'GA' => 'GABON',
'GM' => 'GAMBIA',
'GE' => 'GEORGIA',
'DE' => 'GERMANY',
'GH' => 'GHANA',
'GI' => 'GIBRALTAR',
'GR' => 'GREECE',
'GL' => 'GREENLAND',
'GD' => 'GRENADA',
'GP' => 'GUADELOUPE',
'GU' => 'GUAM',
'GT' => 'GUATEMALA',
'GG' => 'GUERNSEY',
'GN' => 'GUINEA',
'GW' => 'GUINEA-BISSAU',
'GY' => 'GUYANA',
'HT' => 'HAITI',
'HM' => 'HEARD ISLAND AND MCDONALD ISLANDS',
'VA' => 'HOLY SEE (VATICAN CITY STATE)',
'HN' => 'HONDURAS',
'HK' => 'HONG KONG',
'HU' => 'HUNGARY',
'IS' => 'ICELAND',
'IN' => 'INDIA',
'ID' => 'INDONESIA',
'IR' => 'IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUB­LIC OF',
'IQ' => 'IRAQ',
'IE' => 'IRELAND',
'IM' => 'ISLE OF MAN',
'IL' => 'ISRAEL',
'IT' => 'ITALY',
'JM' => 'JAMAICA',
'JP' => 'JAPAN',
'JE' => 'JERSEY',
'JO' => 'JORDAN',
'KZ' => 'KAZAKHSTAN',
'KE' => 'KENYA',
'KI' => 'KIRIBATI',
'KP' => 'KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLES REPUBLIC OF',
'KR' => 'KOREA, REPUBLIC OF',
'KW' => 'KUWAIT',
'KG' => 'KYRGYZSTAN',
'LA' => 'LAO PEOPLES DEMO­CRATIC REPUBLIC',
'LV' => 'LATVIA',
'LB' => 'LEBANON',
'LS' => 'LESOTHO',
'LR' => 'LIBERIA',
'LY' => 'LIBYAN ARAB JAMA­HIRIYA',
'LI' => 'LIECHTENSTEIN',
'LT' => 'LITHUANIA',
'LU' => 'LUXEMBOURG',
'MO' => 'MACAO',
'MK' => 'MACEDONIA, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF',
'MG' => 'MADAGASCAR',
'MW' => 'MALAWI',
'MY' => 'MALAYSIA',
'MV' => 'MALDIVES',
'ML' => 'MALI',
'MT' => 'MALTA',
'MH' => 'MARSHALL ISLANDS',
'MQ' => 'MARTINIQUE',
'MR' => 'MAURITANIA',
'MU' => 'MAURITIUS',
'YT' => 'MAYOTTE',
'MX' => 'MEXICO',
'FM' => 'MICRONESIA, FEDER­ATED STATES OF',
'MD' => 'MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF',
'MC' => 'MONACO',
'MN' => 'MONGOLIA',
'MS' => 'MONTSERRAT',
'MA' => 'MOROCCO',
'MZ' => 'MOZAMBIQUE',
'MM' => 'MYANMAR',
'NA' => 'NAMIBIA',
'NR' => 'NAURU',
'NP' => 'NEPAL',
'NL' => 'NETHERLANDS',
'AN' => 'NETHERLANDS ANTI­LLES',
'NC' => 'NEW CALEDONIA',
'NZ' => 'NEW ZEALAND',
'NI' => 'NICARAGUA',
'NE' => 'NIGER',
'NG' => 'NIGERIA',
'NU' => 'NIUE',
'NF' => 'NORFOLK ISLAND',
'MP' => 'NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS',
'NO' => 'NORWAY',
'OM' => 'OMAN',
'PK' => 'PAKISTAN',
'PW' => 'PALAU',
'PS' => 'PALESTINIAN TERRI­TORY, OCCUPIED',
'PA' => 'PANAMA',
'PG' => 'PAPUA NEW GUINEA',
'PY' => 'PARAGUAY',
'PE' => 'PERU',
'PH' => 'PHILIPPINES',
'PN' => 'PITCAIRN',
'PL' => 'POLAND',
'PT' => 'PORTUGAL',
'PR' => 'PUERTO RICO',
'QA' => 'QATAR',
'RE' => 'REUNION',
'RO' => 'ROMANIA',
'RU' => 'RUSSIAN FEDERATION',
'RW' => 'RWANDA',
'SH' => 'SAINT HELENA',
'KN' => 'SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS',
'LC' => 'SAINT LUCIA',
'PM' => 'SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON',
'VC' => 'SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES',
'WS' => 'SAMOA',
'SM' => 'SAN MARINO',
'ST' => 'SAO TOME AND PRINC­IPE',
'SA' => 'SAUDI ARABIA',
'SN' => 'SENEGAL',
'CS' => 'SERBIA AND MON­TENEGRO',
'SC' => 'SEYCHELLES',
'SL' => 'SIERRA LEONE',
'SG' => 'SINGAPORE',
'SK' => 'SLOVAKIA',
'SI' => 'SLOVENIA',
'SB' => 'SOLOMON ISLANDS',
'SO' => 'SOMALIA',
'ZA' => 'SOUTH AFRICA',
'GS' => 'SOUTH GEORGIA AND THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS',
'ES' => 'SPAIN',
'LK' => 'SRI LANKA',
'SD' => 'SUDAN',
'SR' => 'SURINAME',
'SJ' => 'SVALBARD AND JAN MAYEN',
'SZ' => 'SWAZILAND',
'SE' => 'SWEDEN',
'CH' => 'SWITZERLAND',
'SY' => 'SYRIAN ARAB REPUB­LIC',
'TW' => 'TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA',
'TJ' => 'TAJIKISTAN',
'TZ' => 'TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF',
'TH' => 'THAILAND',
'TL' => 'TIMOR-LESTE',
'TG' => 'TOGO',
'TK' => 'TOKELAU',
'TO' => 'TONGA',
'TT' => 'TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO',
'TN' => 'TUNISIA',
'TR' => 'TURKEY',
'TM' => 'TURKMENISTAN',
'TC' => 'TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS',
'TV' => 'TUVALU',
'UG' => 'UGANDA',
'UA' => 'UKRAINE',
'AE' => 'UNITED ARAB EMIR­ATES',
'GB' => 'UNITED KINGDOM',
'US' => 'UNITED STATES',
'UM' => 'UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS',
'UY' => 'URUGUAY',
'UZ' => 'UZBEKISTAN',
'VU' => 'VANUATU',
'VE' => 'VENEZUELA',
'VN' => 'VIET NAM',
'VG' => 'VIRGIN ISLANDS, BRIT­ISH',
'VI' => 'VIRGIN ISLANDS, U.S.',
'WF' => 'WALLIS AND FUTUNA',
'EH' => 'WESTERN SAHARA',
'YE' => 'YEMEN',
'ZM' => 'ZAMBIA',
'ZW' => 'ZIMBABWE',
);