World Countries, their Capitals, their Currencies

14th Feb 2010 at 5:47 AM | Posted in General Knowledge, GK-Countries, Capitals & Currencies | 1 Comment

World Countries, their Capitals, their Currencies

Country Capital Currency
Afghanistan Kabul Afghani
Albania Tirana Lek
Algeria Algiers Dinar
Andorra Andorra la Vella Euro
Angola Luanda New Kwanza
Antigua and Barbuda Saint John’s (Antigua) East Caribbean Dollar
Argentina Buenos Aires Peso
Armenia Yerevan Dram
Australia Canberra Australian Dollar
Austria Vienna Euro
Azerbaijan, Republic of Baku (Baki) Manat
Bahamas, The Nassau Bahamian Dollar
Bahrain Al-Manama Bahrain Dinar
Bangladesh Dhaka Taka
Barbados Bridgetown Barbados Dollar
Belarus Minsk Belorussian Rubel
Belgium Brussels (formerly Belgian Franc) Euro
Belize Belmopan Belize Dollar
Benin Porto Novo (official capital); Contonu (Seat of govt.) CFA Franc
Bhutan Thimphu Ngultrum
Bolivia La Paz (Seat of govt.); Sucre (legal capital and seat of judiciary) Boliviano
Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo Marka
Botswana Gaborone Pula
Brazil Brasilia Real
Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan Brunei Dollar
Bulgaria Sofia Lev
Burundi Bujumbura Burundi Franc
Cambodia Phnom Penh Riel
Cameroon Yaoundé CFA Franc
Canada Ottawa Canadian Dollar
Cape Verde Praia Cape Verdean Escudo
Central African Republic Bangui CFA Franc
Chad N’Djamena CFA Franc
Chile Santiago Chilean Peso
China Beijing Yuan/Renminbi
Colombia Santa Fe de Bogotá Colombian Peso
Comoros Moroni Franc
Congo, Dem. Republic of the Kinshasa Congolese Franc
Congo, Republic of Brazzaville CFA Franc
Costa Rica San Jose Colon
Cote d’Ivoire Yamoussoukro CFA Franc
Croatia Zagreb Kuna
Cuba Havana Cuban Peso
Cyprus Lefkosia (Nicosia) Cyprus pound
Czech Republic Prague Koruna
Denmark Copenhagen Krone
Djibouti Djibouti Djibouti Franc
Dominica Roseau East Caribbean Dollar
Dominican Republic Santo Domingo Dominican Peso
East Timor Dili US Dollar
Ecuador Quito US Dollar
Egypt Cairo Egyptian Pound
El Salvador San Salvador Colon, US Dollar
Equatorial Guinea Malabo CFA Franc
Eritrea Asmara (Formerly Asmera) Nakfa
Estonia Tallinn Kroon
Ethiopia Addis Ababa Birr
Fiji Suva (Viti Levu) Birr
Finland Helsinki Euro (Formerly Marka)
France Paris Euro (Formerly French Franc)
Gabon Libreville CFA Franc
Gambia, The Banjul Dalasi
Georgia T’bilisi Lari
Germany Berlin Euro (Formerly Deutsche Mark)
Ghana Accra Cedi
Greece Athens Euro (Formerly Drachma)
Grenada Saint George’s East Caribbean Dollar
Guatemala Guatemala City Quetzal
Guinea Conakry Guinean Franc
Guinea Bissau Bissau CFA Franc
Guyana Georgetown Guyanese Dollar
Haiti Port-au-Prince Gourde
Honduras Tegucigalpa Lempira
Hungary Budapest Forint
Iceland Reykjavik Icelandic Krona
India New Delhi Rupee
Indonesia Jakarta Rupiah
Iran Tehran Rial
Iraq Baghdad Dinar/US Dollar
Ireland Dublin Euro (Formerly Irish Pound)
Israel Jerusalem1 Shekel
Italy Rome Euro (Formerly Lira)
Jamaica Kingston Dinar
Japan Tokyo Yen
Jordan Amman Dinar
Kazakhstan Astana2 Tenge
Kenya Nairobi Kenya Shilling
Kiribati South Tarawa Australian Dollar
Korea, North Pyongyang Won
Korea, South Seoul Won
Kuwait Kuwait City Kuwaiti Dinar
Kyrgyzstan Bishkek Som
Laos Vientiane New Kip
Latvia Riga Lat
Lebanon Beirut Lebanese Pound
Lesotho Maseru Loti
Liberia Monrovia Liberian Dollar
Libya Tripoli Libyan Dinar
Liechtenstein Vaduz Swiss Franc
Lithuania Vilnius Litas
Luxembourg Luxembourg Ville Euro (Formerly Luxembourg Franc)
Macedonia Skopje3 Denar
Madagascar Antananarivo Ariary
Malawi Lilongwe Kwacha
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur4 Ringgit
Maldives Male rufiyaa
Mali Bamako CFA Franc
Malta Valletta Maltese Lira
Marshall Islands Majuro Us Dollar
Mexico Mexico City (Distrito Federal) Mexican Peso
Micronesia Fed. States of Palikir US Dollar
Moldova Chisinau Leu
Monaco Monaco Ville Euro
Mongolia Ulaanbaatar Tugrik
Morocco Rabat Dirham
Montenegro Padgorica Euro
Mozambique Maputo Metical
Myanmar Rangoon5 Kyat
Namibia Windhoek Namibian Dollar
Nauru No official capital; govt offices in Yaren District Australian Dollar
Nepal Kathmandu Napalese Rupee
Netherlands Amsterdam Euro
New Zealand Wellington New Zealand Dollar
Nicaragua Managua Gold Cordoba
Niger Niamey CFA Franc
Nigeria Abuja Naira
Norway Oslo Norwegian Krone
Oman Muscat Omani Rial
Pakistan Islamabad Pakistan Rupee
Palau Koror US Dollar
Panama Panama City Balboa, US Dollar
Papua New Guinea Port Moresby Kina
Paraguay Asuncion Guarani
Peru Lima Nuevo sol
Philippines, The Manila Peso
Poland Warsaw Zloty
Portugal Lisbon Euro (Formerly Escudo)
Puerto Rico San Juan US Dollar
Qatar Doha Qatari Riyal
Romania Bucharest Leu
Russia Moscow Ruble
Rwanda Kigali Rwanda Franc
St. Kitts and Nevis Basseterre East Caribbean Dollar
St. Lucia Castries East Caribbean Dollar
St. Vincent & the Grenadines Kingstown East Caribbean Dollar
Samoa Apia Tala
San Marino San Marino Euro
Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome Dobra
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Riyal
Senegal Dakar CFA Franc
Serbia Belgrade Yugoslav new dinar
Seychelles Victoria Seychelles Dollar
Sierra Leone Freetown Leone
Singapore Singapore Singapore Dollar
Slovakia Bratislava Koruna
Slovenia Ljubljana Slovenian Tolar
Solomon Islands Honiara Solomon Islands Dollar
Somalia Mogadishu Somali Shilling
South Africa Pretoria6 Rand
Spain Madrid Euro (Formerly Peseta)
Sri Lanka Colombo7 Sri Lanka Rupee
Sudan Khartoum Dinar
Suriname Paramaribo Surinamese Dollar
Swaziland Mbabane8 Lilangeni
Sweden Stockholm Krona
Switzerland Bern Swiss Franc
Syria Damascus Syrian Pound
Taiwan Taipei Taiwan New Dollar
Tajikistan Dushanbe Somoni
Tanzania Dar es Salaam9 Tanzanian Shilling
Thailand Bangkok Baht
Togo Lome CFA Franc
Tonga Nuku’alofa Pa’anga
Trinidad and Tobago Port-of-Spain Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
Tunisia Tunis Tunisian Dinar
Turkey Ankara Turkish New Lira (YTL)
Turkmenistan Ashgabat Manat
Tuvalu Funafuti10 Australian dollar
Uganda Kampala Ugandan New Shilling
Ukraine Kiev Hryvna
United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi UAE Dirham
United Kingdom London Pound Sterling
United State Washington, DC US Dollar
Uruguay Montevideo Uruguay Peso
Uzbekistan Tashkent (Toshkent) Uzbekistani Som
Vanuatu Port-Vila (Efate) Vatu
Vatican City (Holy See) Vatican City Euro
Venezuela Caracas Bolivars
Vietnam Hanoi Dong
Yemen Sana Rial
Zambia Lusaka Kwacha
Zimbabwe Harare Zimbabwean dollar

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