Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 413547 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$ 15416  10.20%
NUr$ 15416  10.20%
GS 12895  8.53%
SKr 11320  7.49%
Ptas 10687  7.07%
RO 9640  6.38%
Euro 5914  3.91%
FKr 5828  3.86%
Mexico 5769  3.82%
CFA Franc 5766  3.81%
Czechoslovakia 5498  3.64%
Fmk 5441  3.60%
Continental dollars 5371  3.55%
Saudi Arabia 5337  3.53%
Greece 5326  3.52%
fen 5188  3.43%
Japan 5182  3.43%
Brazil 5092  3.37%
Spain 5076  3.36%
Hungary 4981  3.30%