Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 418342 search inquires.

Selected title: Spain
Explanation: Official name: Kingdom of Spain. Monetary unit: 1 peseta (Pta plural Ptas) = 100 céntimos. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2002. The fixed rate of exchange is 166.386 peseta to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

A currency is a unit of exchange and hence a kind of money and medium of exchange. Currency includes paper banknotes and metal coins, which today are the dominant means of exchange. If you could not find the title you were looking for, or if you know a title which is not included in the Dictionary, please help us improve this service by reporting your findings.

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 15574  10.20%
NUr$ 15574  10.20%
GS 12967  8.50%
SKr 11387  7.46%
Ptas 10756  7.05%
RO 9713  6.36%
Euro 5979  3.92%
FKr 5889  3.86%
Mexico 5832  3.82%
CFA Franc 5827  3.82%
Czechoslovakia 5556  3.64%
Fmk 5508  3.61%
Continental dollars 5431  3.56%
Saudi Arabia 5394  3.53%
Greece 5386  3.53%
fen 5249  3.44%
Japan 5248  3.44%
Brazil 5152  3.38%
Spain 5133  3.36%
Hungary 5036  3.30%