The current 27 member states of the European Union (EU) are:
Countries applying to join are:
Potential candidate countries
New Applications Received
Countries that have left the EU
The currency used in most countries of the EU is the euro. The other countries will change their currency to the euro in the future when they meet the conditions for entry (Denmark is not required to join, but may in the future).
There are 100 cent in a euro.
The EU countries that use the euro are:
Monaco, San Marino and Vatican City also use the euro and, within limits, may issue euro coins
Switzerland is not in the EU and uses Swiss Francs.
euro information from Wikipedia.
Currency Exchange Rates
Europe Day 9th May
United in diversity - the motto of the European Union.
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