Eurozone Countries 2019

The term “eurozone” is used to describe the members of the European Union that use the euro as their national currency. As of 2019, the eurozone is made up of 19 of 28 EU states. The remaining 9 member states use their own national currency. However, this may soon change as these member states will be required to adopt the euro in the future. Denmark and the United Kingdom are the only exceptions to this rule.

The EU member states that are designated as the eurozone makes up a total area of over 2.7 million square kilometers. The population based on 2018 estimates tops 341 million people.

As of April 2019, the nations that are a part of the eurozone include:

Austria Belgium Cyprus Estonia Finland, France Germany, Greece Ireland, Italy Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg Malta Netherlands Portugal Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain

There are a handful of countries that have adopted the euro but have formal agreements allowing them to issue their own coins. Those nations are:

Andorra Monaco San Marino Vatican City

Two other nations have also adopted the euro but they are not part of the eurozone. Those nations are Montenegro and Kosovo.

Rank Flag Country Population 2019
1Germany83,517,045
2France65,129,728
3Italy60,550,075
4Spain46,736,776
5Netherlands17,097,130
6Belgium11,539,328
7Greece10,473,455
8Portugal10,226,187
9Austria8,955,102
10Finland5,532,156
11Slovakia5,457,013
12Ireland4,882,495
13Lithuania2,759,627
14Slovenia2,078,654
15Latvia1,906,743
16Estonia1,325,648
17Cyprus1,198,575
18Luxembourg615,729
19Malta440,372
20Andorra77,142
21Monaco38,964
22San Marino33,860
23Vatican City799