Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 413929 search inquires.

Selected title: Greece
Explanation: Official name: Hellenic Republic. Monetary unit: 1 drachma (Dr) = 100 lepta. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2011. The fixed rate of exchange is 340.750 Greek Drachmas to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 15432  10.20%
NUr$ 15432  10.20%
GS 12901  8.53%
SKr 11324  7.49%
Ptas 10692  7.07%
RO 9646  6.38%
Euro 5919  3.91%
FKr 5832  3.86%
Mexico 5775  3.82%
CFA Franc 5771  3.82%
Czechoslovakia 5503  3.64%
Fmk 5446  3.60%
Continental dollars 5375  3.55%
Saudi Arabia 5342  3.53%
Greece 5331  3.52%
fen 5192  3.43%
Japan 5188  3.43%
Brazil 5097  3.37%
Spain 5080  3.36%
Hungary 4983  3.29%