List of African Countries, Their Currencies and Currency Names 2021

African Currencies and Their Countries

Here is the list of all African countries and each country’s respective currency.

The list of the African currencies and their names this year is as provided below.

The continent of Africa has 54 beautiful countries today, the country of Nigeria is currently the most populated country in Africa with over 210 Million people in population.

Seychelles is the least populated African country. Seychelles which is currently the lowest populated country in Africa has a population of less that 110,000.

When it comes to African Currency, Libya (Currency Name: Libyan Dinar) is Africa’s highest (strongest) currency.

The West African CFA franc and the Central African CFA franc are the most used currencies in Africa.

West Africa CFA is used in 8 countries while the Central African CFA franc is used in 6 countries.

With that being said, below is the list of African Currencies their countries and currency names.

African Currencies and Their Countries:

1. Algeria ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฟ โ€“ Algerian Dinar

2. Angola ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ด โ€“ Angolan Kwanza

3. Benin ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฏ โ€“ West African CFA Franc

4. Botswana ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ผ โ€“ Botswana Pula

5. Burkina Faso โ€“ West African CFA Franc

6. Burundi ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ Burundi Franc

7. Cabo Verde โ€“ Cape Verdean Escudo

8. Cameroon ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฒ โ€“ Central African CFA Franc

9. Central African Republic โ€“ Central African CFA Franc

10. Chad ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฉ โ€“ Central African CFA Franc

11. Comoros ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฒ โ€“ Comorian Franc

12. Democratic Republic of the Congo โ€“ Congolese Franc

13. Cote Dโ€™Ivoire โ€“ West African CFA Franc

14. Djibouti ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฏ โ€“ Djiboutian Franc

15. Egypt ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ โ€“ Egyptian pound.

16. Equatorial Guinea โ€“ Central African CFA franc.

17. Eritrea ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ท โ€“ Eritrean nakfa.

18. Eswatini (Switzerland ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ ) โ€“ Swazi Lilangeni

19. Ethiopia ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡น โ€“ Ethiopian Birr

20. Gabon ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฆ โ€“ Central African CFA Franc

21. Gambia ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ฒ โ€“ Gambian Dalasi

22. Ghana ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ญ โ€“ Ghanaian Cedi

23. Guinea ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ณ โ€“ Guinean Franc

24. Guinea-Bissau โ€“ West African CFA Franc

25. Kenya ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช โ€“ Kenyan Shilling

26. Lesotho ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ธ โ€“ Lesotho Loti

27. Liberia ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡ท โ€“ Liberian Dollar

28. Libya ๐Ÿ‡ฑ๐Ÿ‡พ โ€“ Libyan Dinar

29. Madagascar ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฌ โ€“ Malagasy Ariary

30. Malawi ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ผ โ€“ Malawian Kwacha

31. Mali ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ โ€“ West African CFA Franc

32. Mauritania ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท โ€“ Mauritanian Ouguiya

33. Mauritius ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ Mauritian Rupee

34. Morocco ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฆ โ€“ Moroccan Dirham

35. Mozambique ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฟ โ€“ Mozambican Metrical

36. Namibia ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฆ โ€“ Namibian Dollar

37. Niger ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ช โ€“ West African CFA Franc

38. Nigeria ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ โ€“ Nigerian Naira

39. Rwanda ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ผ โ€“ Rwandan Franc

40. Saint Helena ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ญ (UK) โ€“ Saint Helena Pound

41. Sao Tome and Principe โ€“ Sao Tome and Principe Dobra

42. Senegal ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ณ โ€“ West African CFA Franc

43. Seychelles ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ โ€“ Seychellois Rupee

44. Sierra Leone โ€“ Sierra Leonean Leone

45. Somalia ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ด โ€“ Somali Shilling

46. South Africa ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆโ€“ South African Rand

47. South Sudan ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ โ€“ South Sudanese pound.

48. Sudan ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฉ โ€“ Sudanese Pound

49. Tanzania ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฟ โ€“ Tanzanian Shilling

50. Togo ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฌ โ€“ West African CFA Franc

51. Tunisia ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ณ โ€“ Tunisian Dinar

52. Uganda ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฌ โ€“ Ugandan Shilling

53. Zambia ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฒ โ€“ Zambian Kwacha

54. Zimbabwe ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ โ€“ United States Dollar

Those are the African countries and their respective Currencies.

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Each African Country’s currency is provided next to the country it belongs to.

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