Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 102977 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 4416  12.05%
NUr$ 4416  12.05%
SKr 3022  8.25%
RO 1910  5.21%
FKr 1758  4.80%
CFA Franc 1685  4.60%
Fmk 1675  4.57%
Saudi Arabia 1582  4.32%
Euro 1536  4.19%
Czechoslovakia 1530  4.18%
Mexico 1411  3.85%
Greece 1386  3.78%
Republic of China 1320  3.60%
Spain 1320  3.60%
Hungary 1307  3.57%
gilder 1306  3.56%
Continental dollars 1297  3.54%
Brazil 1289  3.52%
Ptas 1260  3.44%
Japan 1208  3.30%