Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 229428 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

A currency is a unit of exchange and hence a kind of money and medium of exchange. Currency includes paper banknotes and metal coins, which today are the dominant means of exchange. If you could not find the title you were looking for, or if you know a title which is not included in the Dictionary, please help us improve this service by reporting your findings.

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NUr$ 9694  10.61%
NUr$ 9694  10.61%
SKr 7860  8.61%
RO 7141  7.82%
Ptas 6477  7.09%
Euro 3978  4.36%
FKr 3939  4.31%
CFA Franc 3682  4.03%
Czechoslovakia 3562  3.90%
Fmk 3521  3.86%
Mexico 3419  3.74%
Continental dollars 3397  3.72%
Saudi Arabia 3343  3.66%
Greece 3267  3.58%
Spain 3116  3.41%
Brazil 3101  3.40%
Republic of China 3060  3.35%
gilder 3043  3.33%
Hungary 3036  3.32%
Japan 2960  3.24%