Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 118484 search inquires.

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

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 4966  11.50%
NUr$ 4966  11.50%
SKr 3964  9.18%
RO 2572  5.96%
FKr 1975  4.57%
CFA Franc 1967  4.56%
Ptas 1956  4.53%
Fmk 1879  4.35%
Euro 1846  4.28%
Saudi Arabia 1768  4.09%
Czechoslovakia 1760  4.08%
Mexico 1614  3.74%
Greece 1573  3.64%
Spain 1511  3.50%
Hungary 1497  3.47%
Republic of China 1497  3.47%
Brazil 1483  3.43%
gilder 1478  3.42%
Continental dollars 1466  3.40%
Japan 1374  3.18%