Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 63889 search inquires.

Random term: Ireland
Explanation: Official name: Ireland. Monetary unit: 1 Irish pound (£Ir) = 100 new pence. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2002. The fixed rate of exchange is 0.787564 Irish Pounds to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 2912  13.01%
NUr$ 2912  13.01%
SKr 1676  7.49%
FKr 1205  5.38%
Fmk 1082  4.83%
Saudi Arabia 983  4.39%
Czechoslovakia 966  4.31%
CFA Franc 951  4.25%
Euro 926  4.14%
Mexico 884  3.95%
Greece 862  3.85%
RO 850  3.80%
gilder 839  3.75%
Spain 834  3.73%
Brazil 803  3.59%
Republic of China 794  3.55%
Hungary 768  3.43%
Continental dollars 749  3.35%
Japan 721  3.22%
Thailand 669  2.99%