# How Many Countries are there that are using the Euro ?

As we know in the history of the humanity money takes very important place. In the first years of the humanity, before the invention of the money, people are doing exchanges in order to get their needs from each other but on the other hand after some times it is necessary to find a new solution in order to solve this problem and then they try to find a mutual thing for the trade.

The community whose name is Lydians finds a solution this situation. The solution’s name is money and from that time to our modern times people have been using money in their exchanges and other things that they want to buy. On this point it can be said that money is very important element for the almost all of the people. Even for the money people are killing each other in the different regions of the world. Money is not only so useful but also on the other hand it can be very dangerous for almost all of the people. When we look at the today’s modern world, in the world almost all of the people are using money and in the different places everybody has their own currencies. Some of them are using coins on the other hand other people are using only money that are produced from the paper. Some monies are valuable some are not. On this point we are going to close look to the national currency of the whole Europe. As we know the name of the national currency of Europe is EURO. Almost in the whole Europe the people are using this currency but there are some countries that are not using the EURO even if they are the member of European Union but on the other hand when we look at from the different point we can see that there are some countries that are using the EURO even if they are not the member of European Union. Now, let’s look at the short view of the currency of EURO.

The Number of Countries that are using the currency of EURO.

In the region of the Europe there are 23 countries that are using the EURO as their official currency. When we look at the countries that are using the EURO we see this list.

1) Andorra

2) Austria

3) Belgium

4) Cyprus

5) Estonia

6) Finland

7) France

8) Germany

9) Greece

10) Ireland

11) Italy

12) Kosovo

13) Luxembourg

14) Malta

15) Monaco

16) Montenegro

17) Netherlands

18) Portugal

19) San Marino

20) Slovakia

21) Slovenia

22) Spain

23) Vatican City

The 17 of the countries of the European Union are using the EURO as their official currency but the other countries that are the member of European Union are not using it. Other 7 countries that are not the member of European Union is again using the EURO as their official currency.