Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 218885 search inquires.

Selected title: Tanzania
Explanation: Official name: Republic of Tanzania. Monetary unit: East African shilling (£) = 100 cents. Tanzanian shilling replaced the East African shilling (£) on June 14, 1966. Current Monetary unit: 1 Tanzanian shilling (TSh) = 100 cents

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NUr$ 9404  10.69%
NUr$ 9404  10.69%
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RO 6979  7.93%
Ptas 6223  7.07%
Euro 3827  4.35%
FKr 3816  4.34%
CFA Franc 3558  4.04%
Fmk 3398  3.86%
Czechoslovakia 3394  3.86%
Continental dollars 3257  3.70%
Mexico 3255  3.70%
Saudi Arabia 3207  3.64%
Greece 3072  3.49%
Spain 2983  3.39%
Brazil 2955  3.36%
Republic of China 2927  3.33%
gilder 2923  3.32%
Hungary 2915  3.31%
Japan 2797  3.18%