Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 397481 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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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 14932  10.19%
NUr$ 14932  10.19%
GS 12631  8.62%
SKr 11043  7.54%
Ptas 10373  7.08%
RO 9414  6.43%
Euro 5717  3.90%
FKr 5640  3.85%
CFA Franc 5580  3.81%
Mexico 5518  3.77%
Czechoslovakia 5310  3.63%
Fmk 5252  3.59%
Continental dollars 5187  3.54%
Saudi Arabia 5161  3.52%
Greece 5141  3.51%
fen 5013  3.42%
Japan 5001  3.41%
Brazil 4914  3.35%
Spain 4900  3.35%
Hungary 4814  3.29%