Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 175823 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 7590  10.89%
NUr$ 7590  10.89%
SKr 6452  9.25%
RO 5387  7.73%
Ptas 4611  6.61%
Euro 2964  4.25%
CFA Franc 2954  4.24%
FKr 2819  4.04%
Fmk 2740  3.93%
Czechoslovakia 2739  3.93%
Saudi Arabia 2602  3.73%
Mexico 2551  3.66%
Continental dollars 2445  3.51%
Greece 2432  3.49%
Spain 2366  3.39%
Republic of China 2340  3.36%
Brazil 2329  3.34%
Hungary 2320  3.33%
gilder 2306  3.31%
Japan 2175  3.12%