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2409592 - Nationality Field Showing Country Names Instead of Nationalities


In Personal Information, the Nationality fields are showing country names instead of Nationalities.

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Employee Central - Personal Information

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Navigate to the Personal Information portlet of a user
  2. Select 'Edit'
  3. Select the 'Nationality' field
  4. See country names are displayed



This is currently the expected behaviour of the system.

You can enter the employee’s nationality here,by selecting their country for example:
 - Germany
 - Ireland

 for further details on this field please review the following section of the Data Objects Table.


Nationality, Nationalities, values, country , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-PER , Person Data (All Person Data Types) , Problem


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