List of currencies of the world

What money do you use depends on where are you living or planning to travel. Totally, there are 167 official national currencies circulating around the world. Although the number of the independent countries is 197 plus about five dozen of dependent territories. The matter is, that some of them don't have their own money and officially use the foreign currency.

Thus the European euro is used in 34 independent states and overseas territories, the United States dollar is used in 10 foreign countries and in the USA, the West African CFA franc - in 8 and the Central African CFA franc - in 6 African states, the East Caribbean dollar - in 6 Caribbean nations.

The world's most-traded currency is the US dollar with about 47% share of global payments and 87% of the forex market's daily turnover. On the second place is the Euro, having about 33% of the daily forex transactions and 28% share of the international bank payments.

All currencies of the world with their ISO-4217 codes, listed by countries and dependent territories
Country or territory Currency ISO-4217
A
Afghanistan Afghan afghani AFN
Åland Islands (Finland) European euro EUR
Albania Albanian lek ALL
Algeria Algerian dinar DZD
American Samoa (USA) United States dollar USD
Andorra European euro EUR
Angola Angolan kwanza AOA
Anguilla (UK) East Caribbean dollar XCD
Antigua and Barbuda East Caribbean dollar XCD
Argentina Argentine peso ARS
Armenia Armenian dram AMD
Aruba (Netherlands) Aruban florin AWG
Australia Australian dollar AUD
Austria European euro EUR
Azerbaijan Azerbaijani manat AZN
B
Bahamas Bahamian dollar BSD
Bahrain Bahraini dinar BHD
Bangladesh Bangladeshi taka BDT
Barbados Barbadian dollar BBD
Belarus Belarusian ruble BYR
Belgium European euro EUR
Belize Belize dollar BZD
Benin West African CFA franc XOF
Bermuda (UK) Bermudian dollar BMD
Bhutan Bhutanese ngultrum BTN
Bolivia Bolivian boliviano BOB
Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina convertible mark BAM
Botswana Botswana pula BWP
Brazil Brazilian real BRL
British Indian Ocean Territory (UK) United States dollar USD
British Virgin Islands (UK) United States dollar USD
Brunei Brunei dollar BND
Bulgaria Bulgarian lev BGN
Burkina Faso West African CFA franc XOF
Burundi Burundi franc BIF
C
Cabo Verde Cape Verdean escudo CVE
Cambodia Cambodian riel KHR
Cameroon Central African CFA franc XAF
Canada Canadian dollar CAD
Caribbean Netherlands (Netherlands) United States dollar USD
Cayman Islands (UK) Cayman Islands dollar KYD
Central African Republic Central African CFA franc XAF
Chad Central African CFA franc XAF
Chile Chilean peso CLP
China Chinese Yuan Renminbi CNY
Christmas Island (Australia) Australian dollar AUD
Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) Australian dollar AUD
Colombia Colombian peso COP
Comoros Comorian franc KMF
Congo, Republic of the Central African CFA franc XAF
Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congolese franc CDF
Cook Islands (New Zealand) Cook Islands dollar none
Costa Rica Costa Rican colon CRC
Cote d'Ivoire West African CFA franc XOF
Croatia Croatian kuna HRK
Cuba Cuban peso CUP
Curaçao (Netherlands) Netherlands Antillean guilder ANG
Cyprus European euro EUR
Czech Republic Czech koruna CZK
D
Denmark Danish krone DKK
Djibouti Djiboutian franc DJF
Dominica East Caribbean dollar XCD
Dominican Republic Dominican peso DOP
E
Ecuador United States dollar USD
Egypt Egyptian pound EGP
El Salvador United States dollar USD
Equatorial Guinea Central African CFA franc XAF
Eritrea Eritrean nakfa ERN
Estonia European euro EUR
Ethiopia Ethiopian birr ETB
F
Falkland Islands (UK) Falkland Islands pound FKP
Faroe Islands (Denmark) Faroese krona none
Fiji Fijian dollar FJD
Finland European euro EUR
France European euro EUR
French Guiana (France) European euro EUR
French Polynesia (France) CFP franc XPF
G
Gabon Central African CFA franc XAF
Gambia Gambian dalasi GMD
Georgia Georgian lari GEL
Germany European euro EUR
Ghana Ghanaian cedi GHS
Gibraltar (UK) Gibraltar pound GIP
Greece European euro EUR
Greenland (Denmark) Danish krone DKK
Grenada East Caribbean dollar XCD
Guadeloupe (France) European euro EUR
Guam (USA) United States dollar USD
Guatemala Guatemalan quetzal GTQ
Guernsey (UK) Guernsey Pound GGP
Guinea Guinean franc GNF
Guinea-Bissau West African CFA franc XOF
Guyana Guyanese dollar GYD
H
Haiti Haitian gourde HTG
Honduras Honduran lempira HNL
Hong Kong (China) Hong Kong dollar HKD
Hungary Hungarian forint HUF
I
Iceland Icelandic krona ISK
India Indian rupee INR
Indonesia Indonesian rupiah IDR
International Monetary Fund (IMF) SDR (Special Drawing Right) XDR
Iran Iranian rial IRR
Iraq Iraqi dinar IQD
Ireland European euro EUR
Isle of Man (UK) Manx pound IMP
Israel Israeli new sheqel ILS
Italy European euro EUR
J
Jamaica Jamaican dollar JMD
Japan Japanese yen JPY
Jersey (UK) Jersey pound JEP
Jordan Jordanian dinar JOD
K
Kazakhstan Kazakhstani tenge KZT
Kenya Kenyan shilling KES
Kiribati Australian dollar AUD
Kosovo European euro EUR
Kuwait Kuwaiti dinar KWD
Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstani som KGS
L
Laos Lao kip LAK
Latvia European euro EUR
Lebanon Lebanese pound LBP
Lesotho Lesotho loti LSL
Liberia Liberian dollar LRD
Libya Libyan dinar LYD
Liechtenstein Swiss franc CHF
Lithuania European euro EUR
Luxembourg European euro EUR
M
Macau (China) Macanese pataca MOP
Macedonia Macedonian denar MKD
Madagascar Malagasy ariary MGA
Malawi Malawian kwacha MWK
Malaysia Malaysian ringgit MYR
Maldives Maldivian rufiyaa MVR
Mali West African CFA franc XOF
Malta European euro EUR
Marshall Islands United States dollar USD
Martinique (France) European euro EUR
Mauritania Mauritanian ouguiya MRO
Mauritius Mauritian rupee MUR
Mayotte (France) European euro EUR
Mexico Mexican peso MXN
Micronesia United States dollar USD
Moldova Moldovan leu MDL
Monaco European euro EUR
Mongolia Mongolian tugrik MNT
Montenegro European euro EUR
Montserrat (UK) East Caribbean dollar XCD
Morocco Moroccan dirham MAD
Mozambique Mozambican metical MZN
Myanmar Myanmar kyat MMK
N
Namibia Namibian dollar NAD
Nauru Australian dollar AUD
Nepal Nepalese rupee NPR
Netherlands European euro EUR
New Caledonia (France) CFP franc XPF
New Zealand New Zealand dollar NZD
Nicaragua Nicaraguan cordoba NIO
Niger West African CFA franc XOF
Nigeria Nigerian naira NGN
Niue (New Zealand) New Zealand dollar NZD
Norfolk Island (Australia) Australian dollar AUD
North Korea North Korean won KPW
Northern Mariana Islands (USA) United States dollar USD
Norway Norwegian krone NOK
O
Oman Omani rial OMR
P
Pakistan Pakistani rupee PKR
Palau United States dollar USD
Palestine Israeli new sheqel ILS
Panama United States dollar USD
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinean kina PGK
Paraguay Paraguayan guarani PYG
Peru Peruvian nuevo sol PEN
Philippines Philippine peso PHP
Pitcairn Islands (UK) New Zealand dollar NZD
Poland Polish zloty PLN
Portugal European euro EUR
Puerto Rico (USA) United States dollar USD
Q
Qatar Qatari riyal QAR
R
Reunion (France) European euro EUR
Romania Romanian leu RON
Russia Russian ruble RUB
Rwanda Rwandan franc RWF
S
Saint Barthélemy (France) European euro EUR
Saint Helena (UK) Saint Helena pound SHP
Saint Kitts and Nevis East Caribbean dollar XCD
Saint Lucia East Caribbean dollar XCD
Saint Martin (France) European euro EUR
Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) European euro EUR
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines East Caribbean dollar XCD
Samoa Samoan tala WST
San Marino European euro EUR
Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe dobra STD
Saudi Arabia Saudi riyal SAR
Senegal West African CFA franc XOF
Serbia Serbian dinar RSD
Seychelles Seychellois rupee SCR
Sierra Leone Sierra Leonean leone SLL
Singapore Singapore dollar SGD
Sint Maarten (Netherlands) Netherlands Antillean guilder ANG
Slovakia European euro EUR
Slovenia European euro EUR
Solomon Islands Solomon Islands dollar SBD
Somalia Somali shilling SOS
South Africa South African rand ZAR
South Korea South Korean won KRW
South Sudan South Sudanese pound SSP
Spain European euro EUR
Sri Lanka Sri Lankan rupee LKR
Sudan Sudanese pound SDG
Suriname Surinamese dollar SRD
Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) Norwegian krone NOK
Swaziland Swazi lilangeni SZL
Sweden Swedish krona SEK
Switzerland Swiss franc CHF
Syria Syrian pound SYP
T
Taiwan New Taiwan dollar TWD
Tajikistan Tajikistani somoni TJS
Tanzania Tanzanian shilling TZS
Thailand Thai baht THB
Timor-Leste United States dollar USD
Togo West African CFA franc XOF
Tokelau (New Zealand) New Zealand dollar NZD
Tonga Tongan paʻanga TOP
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago dollar TTD
Tunisia Tunisian dinar TND
Turkey Turkish lira TRY
Turkmenistan Turkmenistani manat TMT
Turks and Caicos Islands (UK) United States dollar USD
Tuvalu Australian dollar AUD
U
Uganda Ugandan shilling UGX
Ukraine Ukrainian hryvnia UAH
United Arab Emirates UAE dirham AED
United Kingdom Pound sterling GBP
United States of America United States dollar USD
Uruguay Uruguayan peso UYU
US Virgin Islands (USA) United States dollar USD
Uzbekistan Uzbekistani som UZS
V
Vanuatu Vanuatu vatu VUV
Vatican City (Holy See) European euro EUR
Venezuela Venezuelan bolivar VEF
Vietnam Vietnamese dong VND
W
Wallis and Futuna Islands (France) CFP franc XPF
Y
Yemen Yemeni rial YER
Z
Zambia Zambian kwacha ZMW
Zimbabwe United States dollar USD
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