Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 117910 search inquires.

Selected term: Republic of China
Explanation: See Taiwan (Formosa)

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 4952  11.53%
NUr$ 4952  11.53%
SKr 3948  9.19%
RO 2554  5.95%
FKr 1969  4.58%
CFA Franc 1963  4.57%
Ptas 1942  4.52%
Fmk 1874  4.36%
Euro 1838  4.28%
Saudi Arabia 1760  4.10%
Czechoslovakia 1753  4.08%
Mexico 1607  3.74%
Greece 1568  3.65%
Spain 1507  3.51%
Hungary 1492  3.47%
Republic of China 1491  3.47%
Brazil 1479  3.44%
gilder 1473  3.43%
Continental dollars 1463  3.41%
Japan 1368  3.18%