Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 87629 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 3816  12.72%
NUr$ 3816  12.72%
SKr 2292  7.64%
FKr 1495  4.98%
Fmk 1394  4.65%
Saudi Arabia 1368  4.56%
RO 1327  4.42%
CFA Franc 1318  4.39%
Czechoslovakia 1264  4.21%
Euro 1239  4.13%
Mexico 1159  3.86%
Greece 1145  3.82%
gilder 1108  3.69%
Republic of China 1090  3.63%
Spain 1080  3.60%
Brazil 1059  3.53%
Continental dollars 1045  3.48%
Hungary 1041  3.47%
Japan 1002  3.34%
Thailand 931  3.10%