Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 169995 search inquires.

Selected term: Guam
Explanation: Official name: Territory of Guam. Monetary unit: 1 United States dollar (U.S.$) = 100 cents

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 7394  10.96%
NUr$ 7394  10.96%
SKr 6260  9.28%
RO 5102  7.56%
Ptas 4381  6.49%
CFA Franc 2884  4.27%
Euro 2867  4.25%
FKr 2738  4.06%
Fmk 2674  3.96%
Czechoslovakia 2664  3.95%
Saudi Arabia 2520  3.73%
Mexico 2465  3.65%
Greece 2364  3.50%
Continental dollars 2348  3.48%
Spain 2288  3.39%
Republic of China 2269  3.36%
Brazil 2250  3.33%
Hungary 2248  3.33%
gilder 2237  3.32%
Japan 2102  3.11%