List of world Countries History and Flags How much money you use depends on where you live or plan to travel. In total, 164 government national currencies circulate around the world. Although the number of independent countries is 197 plus five dozen dependent regions. The issue is that some of them do not have their own money and they use foreign currency officially.
Thus the European Euro
is used in 35 independent states and overseas, with the United States $ 10 in foreign countries and in the United States, in the West African CFA franc - 8 and in the Central African CFA franc - in 6 African states. , East Caribbean Dollar - in 6 Caribbean countries.
The world's most traded currency is the US dollar, which accounts for about 47% of global payments and accounts for 87% of the daily trading of the Forex market. Elsewhere is the euro, which accounts for about 33% of daily foreign exchange transactions and accounts for 28% of the international bank's payments.