Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 358628 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$ 13522  10.04%
NUr$ 13522  10.04%
GS 12133  9.01%
SKr 10249  7.61%
Ptas 9108  6.76%
RO 8864  6.58%
Euro 5282  3.92%
FKr 5213  3.87%
CFA Franc 5147  3.82%
Mexico 5055  3.75%
Czechoslovakia 4908  3.64%
Fmk 4814  3.57%
Continental dollars 4761  3.54%
Saudi Arabia 4728  3.51%
Greece 4716  3.50%
Japan 4598  3.41%
fen 4575  3.40%
Brazil 4505  3.35%
Spain 4489  3.33%
Hungary 4415  3.28%