Countries That Use The Euro 2021

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The euro is a form of currency used throughout the European Union. A total of 19 member states and a handful of EU territories use this form of currency. Other nations throughout Europe also use the euro.

The euro is the second-largest and second most traded currency globally, falling only behind the United States dollar. Each euro is made up of 100 cents. The European Central Bank issues the euro. Euros and cents are available as banknotes and coins. Denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 euro are frequently used. Less frequently used are 200 and 500 euro banknotes. Coins that are commonly used in nations that use this currency are 1 cent, 2 cents, 5 cents, 10 cents, 20 cents, 50 cents, 1 euro, and 2 euro.

The euro is the official currency of 19 member states of the European Union. This group of states is known as the eurozone. Approximately 343 million people live within this region. The European member states that use the euro include:

As of 2018, it is estimated that about 343 million Europeans use this form of currency. The euro has the highest value of notes and coins in circulation out of all of the world's currencies.

The euro was officially named in 1995, and it was introduced as an accounting currency in 1999. It wasn't until 2002 when physical banknotes and coins entered circulation, and a few months later, it replaced former currencies.

There is also a monetary agreement in these places:

Additional nations unofficially or partially use the euro. This includes:

Some countries are part of the Single Euro Payments Area. In this area, bank transfers of the euro are simplified. These nations are:

Countries That Use The Euro 2021

Rank Country 2021 Population
1Germany83,900,473
2France65,426,179
3Italy60,367,477
4Spain46,745,216
5Netherlands17,173,099
6Belgium11,632,326
7Greece10,370,744
8Portugal10,167,925
9Austria9,043,070
10Finland5,548,360
11Slovakia5,460,721
12Ireland4,982,907
13Lithuania2,689,862
14Slovenia2,078,724
15Latvia1,866,942
16Estonia1,325,185
17Cyprus1,215,584
18Luxembourg634,814
19Malta442,784

Countries That Use The Euro 2021