Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 184535 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 7954  10.82%
NUr$ 7954  10.82%
SKr 6736  9.16%
RO 5820  7.92%
Ptas 4988  6.79%
Euro 3143  4.28%
FKr 3073  4.18%
CFA Franc 3062  4.17%
Fmk 2865  3.90%
Czechoslovakia 2862  3.89%
Saudi Arabia 2717  3.70%
Mexico 2680  3.65%
Continental dollars 2601  3.54%
Greece 2550  3.47%
Spain 2469  3.36%
Republic of China 2452  3.34%
Brazil 2448  3.33%
Hungary 2425  3.30%
gilder 2415  3.29%
Japan 2278  3.10%