Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 170044 search inquires.

Random term: zaïre
Explanation: The monetary unit of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), equal to 100 makuta

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 7396  10.96%
NUr$ 7396  10.96%
SKr 6261  9.28%
RO 5107  7.57%
Ptas 4383  6.49%
CFA Franc 2888  4.28%
Euro 2871  4.25%
FKr 2739  4.06%
Fmk 2675  3.96%
Czechoslovakia 2666  3.95%
Saudi Arabia 2522  3.74%
Mexico 2468  3.66%
Greece 2365  3.50%
Continental dollars 2351  3.48%
Spain 2292  3.40%
Republic of China 2272  3.37%
Brazil 2252  3.34%
Hungary 2250  3.33%
gilder 2238  3.32%
Japan 2104  3.12%