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Top 25 Countries

1.

China (49737 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 2231

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Cent, Dollar, Silver Yuan, Yuan, Tael, Fen, Copper Coin, Fen, Choh, Chiao, Gold Yuan, Copper, Customs Gold Unit, Fen, Jiao, Cash, Kuan, Mace

2.

United States (32711 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 1174

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Dollar, Cent

3.

Germany (27894 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 459

Current State: This country does not exist in the state that it issued its paper money in.

Banknote Currencies: Mark, Rentenmark, Goldmark, Pound, Reichsmark

4.

Russia (26229 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 745

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Ruble, Kopek, Chevronetz, Gold Ruble

5.

France (25851 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 562

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Franc, Nouveau Franc, Livre, Ecu, Sol, Sou

6.

Iran (21317 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 440

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Rial, Toman

7.

Egypt (19501 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 346

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Piastre, Pound

8.

Brazil (19474 hits)

The Federative Republic of Brazil, which comprises half the continent of South America, is the only Latin American country deriving its culture and language from Portugal. It has an area of 8,511,965 sq. km. and a population of 196.34 million. Capital: Brasília. Following three centuries under the rule of Portugal, Brazil became an independent nation in 1822 and a republic in 1889. By far the largest and most populous country in South America, Brazil overcame more than half a century of military intervention in the governance of the country when in 1985 the military regime peacefully ceded power to civilian rulers. Brazil continues to pursue industrial and agricultural growth and development of its interior. Exploiting vast natural resourc ...

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Number of Banknotes: 806

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Mil Reis, Cruzeiro, Centavo, Cruzado Novo, Cruzado, Cruzeiro Real, Real

9.

Yugoslavia (18681 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 331

Current State: This country does not exist in the state that it issued its paper money in.

Banknote Currencies: Dinar, Novi Dinar, Krone,

10.

Greece (17724 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 430

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Drachma, Grossi, Phoenix, Lepta

11.

Great Britain (17429 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 560

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Pound, Shilling

12.

India (17307 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 858

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Rupee

13.

Austria (17241 hits)

The Republic of Austria (Oesterreich), a parliamentary democracy located in mountainous central Europe, has an area of 83,870 sq. km. and a population of 8.2 million. Capital: Vienna. Austria is primarily an industrial country. Machinery, iron and steel, textiles, yarns and timber are exported. Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria's status remained unclear for a decade. A State Treaty signed in 1955 ended the occupation, recognized Austria's independence, and forbade unification with Germany. A constitutional law that same year dec ...

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Number of Banknotes: 455

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Schilling, Euro, Gulden, Krone, Groschen, Reichspfennig, Reichsmark

14.

Canada (16990 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 408

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Dollar, Cent

15.

Hong Kong (16261 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 647

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Dollar, Cent

16.

Italy (15367 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 311

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Lire, Centisimi

17.

Japan (14843 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 295

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Yen, Sen

18.

Spain (14439 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 308

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Peseta, Centimo

19.

Scotland (14281 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 663

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Pound, Pounds Scots, Guinea, Shilling

20.

Thailand (13858 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 307

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Tamlung, Tical, Chang, Baht, Satang, Dollar

21.

Lebanon (13803 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 184

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Livre, Piastre

22.

Philippines (12943 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 725

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Centavo, Peso, Piso

23.

West African States (12871 hits)

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Number of Banknotes: 1393

Current State: This country does not exist in the state that it issued its paper money in.

Banknote Currencies: Franc

24.

Australia (12822 hits)

The Commonwealth of Australia, the smallest continent and largest island in the world, is located south of Indonesia between the Indian and Pacific oceans. It has an area of 7.68 million sq. km. and a population of 21 million. Capital: Canberra. Due to its early and sustained isolation, Australia is the habitat of such curious and unique fauna as the kangaroo, koala, platypus, wombat and barking lizard. The continent possesses extensive mineral deposits, the most important of which are gold, coal, silver, nickel, uranium, lead and zinc. Livestock raising, mining and manufacturing are the principal industries. Chief exports are wool, meat, wheat, iron ore, coal and nonferrous metals. Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeas ...

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Number of Banknotes: 418

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Shilling, Pound, Dollar, Sovereign

25.

Poland (12748 hits)

The Republic of Poland, formerly the Polish Peoples Republic, located in central Europe, has an area of 120,725 sq. mi. (312,677 sq. km.) and a population of 38.73 million. Capital: Warsaw. The economy is essentially agricultural, but industrial activity provides the products for foreign trade. Machinery, coal, coke, iron, steel and transport equipment are exported. Poland is an ancient nation that was conceived near the middle of the 10th century. Its golden age occurred in the 16th century. During the following century, the strengthening of the gentry and internal disorders weakened the nation. In a series of agreements between 1772 and 1795, Russia, Prussia, and Austria partitioned Poland amongst themselves. Poland regained its indepe ...

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Number of Banknotes: 456

Current State: This country exists in the modern world.

Banknote Currencies: Zloty, Talar, Rubel, Marka, Grosz