Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 156089 search inquires.

Selected term: Ifni
Explanation: (ceded to Morocco in 1969) Monetary unit: Spanish peseta = 100 céntimos

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 6768  10.98%
NUr$ 6768  10.98%
SKr 5698  9.25%
RO 4566  7.41%
Ptas 3855  6.26%
CFA Franc 2671  4.34%
Euro 2650  4.30%
FKr 2552  4.14%
Fmk 2498  4.05%
Czechoslovakia 2444  3.97%
Saudi Arabia 2322  3.77%
Mexico 2253  3.66%
Greece 2151  3.49%
Continental dollars 2124  3.45%
Spain 2089  3.39%
Hungary 2072  3.36%
Republic of China 2064  3.35%
Brazil 2061  3.35%
gilder 2050  3.33%
Japan 1918  3.11%