Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 370641 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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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 13976  10.11%
NUr$ 13976  10.11%
GS 12262  8.87%
SKr 10515  7.61%
Ptas 9489  6.86%
RO 9013  6.52%
Euro 5413  3.92%
FKr 5345  3.87%
CFA Franc 5282  3.82%
Mexico 5176  3.74%
Czechoslovakia 5030  3.64%
Fmk 4940  3.57%
Continental dollars 4894  3.54%
Saudi Arabia 4858  3.51%
Greece 4842  3.50%
Japan 4715  3.41%
fen 4709  3.41%
Brazil 4630  3.35%
Spain 4611  3.34%
Hungary 4538  3.28%