Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 125401 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 5212  11.24%
NUr$ 5212  11.24%
SKr 4272  9.21%
RO 3030  6.53%
Ptas 2368  5.11%
CFA Franc 2084  4.49%
FKr 2074  4.47%
Fmk 1988  4.29%
Euro 1967  4.24%
Czechoslovakia 1905  4.11%
Saudi Arabia 1860  4.01%
Mexico 1712  3.69%
Greece 1683  3.63%
Spain 1615  3.48%
Hungary 1595  3.44%
Republic of China 1587  3.42%
Brazil 1582  3.41%
gilder 1576  3.40%
Continental dollars 1568  3.38%
Japan 1458  3.14%