Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 242593 search inquires.

Selected title: Greece
Explanation: Official name: Hellenic Republic. Monetary unit: 1 drachma (Dr) = 100 lepta. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2011. The fixed rate of exchange is 340.750 Greek Drachmas to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

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NUr$ 10084  10.60%
NUr$ 10084  10.60%
SKr 8073  8.48%
RO 7308  7.68%
Ptas 6745  7.09%
Euro 4095  4.30%
FKr 4065  4.27%
CFA Franc 3947  4.15%
Czechoslovakia 3728  3.92%
Fmk 3658  3.84%
Mexico 3607  3.79%
Continental dollars 3535  3.71%
Saudi Arabia 3502  3.68%
Greece 3478  3.65%
Spain 3290  3.46%
Brazil 3277  3.44%
Hungary 3239  3.40%
Republic of China 3180  3.34%
gilder 3174  3.34%
Japan 3098  3.26%