Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 242568 search inquires.

Selected title: Spain
Explanation: Official name: Kingdom of Spain. Monetary unit: 1 peseta (Pta plural Ptas) = 100 céntimos. The Euro was launched on January 1, 1999 and became the sole legal tender on January 1, 2002. The fixed rate of exchange is 166.386 peseta to 1 Euro. Current Monetary unit: 1 Euro = 100 cents

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NUr$ 10084  10.60%
SKr 8072  8.48%
RO 7307  7.68%
Ptas 6745  7.09%
Euro 4094  4.30%
FKr 4064  4.27%
CFA Franc 3946  4.15%
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Fmk 3657  3.84%
Mexico 3606  3.79%
Continental dollars 3535  3.71%
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Greece 3478  3.65%
Spain 3289  3.46%
Brazil 3276  3.44%
Hungary 3238  3.40%
Republic of China 3180  3.34%
gilder 3173  3.33%
Japan 3097  3.25%