Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 215570 search inquires.

Selected title: Japan
Explanation: Official name: Japan. Monetary unit: 1 yen (¥) = 100 sen

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 9274  10.70%
NUr$ 9274  10.70%
SKr 7630  8.80%
RO 6909  7.97%
Ptas 6149  7.09%
Euro 3769  4.35%
FKr 3758  4.34%
CFA Franc 3501  4.04%
Fmk 3337  3.85%
Czechoslovakia 3329  3.84%
Mexico 3200  3.69%
Continental dollars 3200  3.69%
Saudi Arabia 3151  3.64%
Greece 3009  3.47%
Spain 2928  3.38%
Brazil 2892  3.34%
Republic of China 2869  3.31%
Hungary 2863  3.30%
gilder 2862  3.30%
Japan 2734  3.15%