Who Use Euro?


Eurozone refers to countries that have adopted euro as the common currency. It includes most European Union members and their oversea territories, as well as non European Union member states.

As of 2015, the 19 member states have a population of about 340 million people. By comparison, about 326 million people live in countries with U. S. dollar as the legal tender.


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You can perform interactive currency conversions, using live, up-to-the-minute exchange rate between any two countries. Maintained by


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Euro - Official Currency


European Union Members (year joining Eurozone)

Austria (1999), Belgium (1999), Cyprus (2008), Estonia (2011), Finland (1999), France (1999), Germany (1999), Greece (2001), Ireland (1999), Italy (1999), Latvia (2013), Lithuania (2015), Luxembourg (1999), Malta (2008), Netherlands (1999), Portugal (1999), Slovakia (2009), Slovenia (2007) and Spain (1999)

Pending - Bulgaria (2012, postponed), Croatia (2015 posponed), Hungary (2012, postponed), Poland (2012, postponed), Czech Republic (2013, postponed), and Romania (2014, posponed)

Members currently chosen not to join the eurozone - Denmark, Sweden and United Kingdom


Non European Union States

Andorra, Kosovo, Monaco, Montenegro, San Marino, Cape Verdes and Vatican City


French Overseas

French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mayotte, Reunion, Saint Martin, Saint Barthelemy, and St. Pierre & Miquelon

The CFP franc used in French overseas territories in the Pacific region (French Polynesia, New Caledonia and Wallis and Futuna Islands)


Countries Having Historical Relations With France

Monetary union of Central African States:

Monetary Union og West African States:

Comoros Islands


Portuguese Autonomous Regions

Azores and Madeira


Spanish Territories and Autonomous Regions

Balearic Islands, Canary Islands, Ceuta, Melilla, Islas Chafarinas, Penon de Alhucemas, and Penon de velez de la Gomera

See Euro Note Collection




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