Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 193996 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 8390  10.77%
NUr$ 8390  10.77%
SKr 7063  9.06%
RO 6237  8.00%
Ptas 5422  6.96%
FKr 3376  4.33%
Euro 3323  4.26%
CFA Franc 3186  4.09%
Czechoslovakia 3015  3.87%
Fmk 3012  3.87%
Saudi Arabia 2851  3.66%
Mexico 2839  3.64%
Continental dollars 2772  3.56%
Greece 2705  3.47%
Brazil 2601  3.34%
Spain 2598  3.33%
Republic of China 2575  3.30%
gilder 2561  3.29%
Hungary 2560  3.29%
Japan 2432  3.12%