Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 109218 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 4648  11.79%
NUr$ 4648  11.79%
SKr 3346  8.49%
RO 2220  5.63%
FKr 1857  4.71%
CFA Franc 1819  4.62%
Fmk 1762  4.47%
Euro 1672  4.24%
Saudi Arabia 1659  4.21%
Czechoslovakia 1633  4.14%
Ptas 1613  4.09%
Mexico 1493  3.79%
Greece 1465  3.72%
Spain 1399  3.55%
Republic of China 1393  3.53%
Hungary 1384  3.51%
gilder 1379  3.50%
Brazil 1372  3.48%
Continental dollars 1361  3.45%
Japan 1280  3.25%