Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 97517 search inquires.

Random term: New Caledonia
Explanation: Official name: New Caledonia. Monetary unit: 1 franc of the Comptoirs Françaises du Pacifique (CFPF) = 100 centimes

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 4182  12.29%
NUr$ 4182  12.29%
SKr 2690  7.90%
RO 1690  4.96%
FKr 1658  4.87%
Fmk 1585  4.66%
CFA Franc 1550  4.55%
Saudi Arabia 1521  4.47%
Euro 1418  4.17%
Czechoslovakia 1413  4.15%
Mexico 1320  3.88%
Greece 1294  3.80%
Republic of China 1239  3.64%
Spain 1239  3.64%
gilder 1230  3.61%
Continental dollars 1212  3.56%
Hungary 1200  3.53%
Brazil 1198  3.52%
Japan 1128  3.31%
Thailand 1065  3.13%