Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 205804 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 8902  10.76%
NUr$ 8902  10.76%
SKr 7390  8.93%
RO 6645  8.03%
Ptas 5873  7.10%
FKr 3595  4.34%
Euro 3554  4.29%
CFA Franc 3346  4.04%
Fmk 3190  3.85%
Czechoslovakia 3170  3.83%
Mexico 3016  3.64%
Saudi Arabia 3011  3.64%
Continental dollars 2994  3.62%
Greece 2865  3.46%
Spain 2773  3.35%
Brazil 2757  3.33%
gilder 2729  3.30%
Republic of China 2729  3.30%
Hungary 2720  3.29%
Japan 2585  3.12%