List of currencies in Asia

This is the list of currencies presently in circulation in Asia. The Kuwaiti dinar, the official currency of Kuwait, is the world's most valued currency.[1] Before its introduction in 1960, the Indian rupee was circulated in Kuwait.[1]

Asian currenciesEdit

 
Some currencies, such as the Artsakh dram, are not used in day-to-day commerce, but are legal tender.
List of all Asian currencies
Present currency ISO 4217 code Country or dependency (administrating country) Currency sign Fractional unit
Russian Ruble[2] RUB   Abkhazia руб.[2][3] Kopek[2]
Afghan afghani[4] AFN   Afghanistan ؋[4] pul[4]
Euro[5] EUR   Akrotiri and Dhekelia (Great Britain) [6] cent[6]
Armenian dram[7] AMD   Armenia  [7] luma[7]
Azerbaijani manat[8] AZN   Azerbaijan  [8] Qepik[8]
Bahraini dinar[9] BHD   Bahrain .د.ب[10] Fils[9]
Taka[11] BDT   Bangladesh [12] Poisha[11]
Bhutanese ngultrum[13] BTN   Bhutan Nu[14] Chhertum[13]
Pound Sterling[15] GBP   British Indian Ocean Territory (Great Britain) Pence
Brunei dollar[16] BND   Brunei B$[17] Cent[16]
Cambodian riel[18] KHR   Cambodia [19] sen (no longer used) [18]
Renminbi (yuan)[20] CNY   China ¥[20][21] Jiao[20]
Australian dollar[22] AUD   Christmas Island (Australia) A$[22] cent[22]
AUD   Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) A$[22] cent[22]
Euro[6][23] EUR   Cyprus [6] cent[6]
US Dollar[24] USD   Timor-Leste US$[24] Cent[24]
Lari[25] GEL   Georgia ლარი[26] Tetri[25]
Hong Kong dollar[27] HKD   Hong Kong HK$[27] cent[27]
Indian Rupee[28] INR   India  [28] paisa[28]
Rupiah[29] IDR   Indonesia Rp[30] Sen[29][30]
Iranian rial[31] IRR   Iran [32] Dinar[31]
Iraqi dinar[33] IQD   Iraq ع.د[34] Fils[33]
Israeli new shekel[35] ILS   Israel [35][36] Agora[35][36]
Yen[37] JPY   Japan ¥[37][38] Sen[37]
Jordanian dinar[39] JOD   Jordan ينار[40] Qirsh[39]
Kazakhstani tenge[41] KZT   Kazakhstan Tiin[41]
Kuwaiti dinar[42] KWD   Kuwait ك[42] Fils[42]
Kyrgyzstani som[43] KGS   Kyrgyzstan som[44] Tyiyn[44]
Lao kip[45] LAK   Laos [45][46] Att[45]
Lebanese pound[47] LBP   Lebanon ل.ل[47][48] Piastre[47]
Macanese pataca MOP   Macau MOP$[49] Ho[50]
Ringgit[51] MYR   Malaysia RM[51][52] Sen[51]
Maldivian rufiyaa[53] MVR   Maldives MRf[54] Laari[53]
Mongolian tögrög[55] MNT   Mongolia [55][56] Möngö[55]
Kyat[57] MMK   Myanmar K[57][58] Pya[57]
Armenian dram AMD   Artsakh
Nepalese rupee[59] NPR     Nepal Rs[59][60] Paisa[59]
Turkish lira[61] TRY   Northern Cyprus  [61] Kuruş[61][62]
North Korean won[63] KPW   North Korea [63][64] Chon[63]
Omani rial[65] OMR   Oman ر.ع[66] Baisa[65]
Pakistani Rupee[67] PKR   Pakistan Rs[67][68] Paisa[67]
Israeli new shekel[35] ILS   Palestine [35][36] Agora[35][36]
Philippine peso[69] PHP   Philippines [69][70] Sentimo[69][70]
Qatari riyal[71] QAR   Qatar ر.ق[72] Dirham[71]
Russian Ruble[3] RUB   Russia руб.[2][3] Kopek[2][3]
Saudi riyal[73] SAR   Saudi Arabia SR[74] Halala[73][74]
Singapore dollar[75] SGD   Singapore $[75] Cent[75]
South Korean won[76] KRW   South Korea [76][77] Jeon[76]
Russian Ruble[2] RUB   South Ossetia руб.[2][3] Kopek[2]
Sri Lankan rupee[78] LKR   Sri Lanka Rs[78] Cent[78]
Syrian pound[79] SYP   Syria £S[80] Piastre[79][80]
New Taiwan dollar[81] TWD   Taiwan NT$[81] Jiao[81]
Somoni[82] TJS   Tajikistan TJS[82] diram[82]
Baht[83] THB   Thailand ฿[83][84] Satang[83][84]
Turkish lira[61] TRY   Turkey  [61] Kuruş[61][85]
Turkmen new manat[86] TMT   Turkmenistan m[87] Tenne[87]
UAE dirham[88] AED   United Arab Emirates AED[89] Fils[88]
Uzbekistan som (O'zbekiston so'mi)[90] UZS   Uzbekistan som[91] Tiyin[90][91]
đồng[92] VND   Vietnam [93] Hao[93]
Yemeni rial[94] YER   Yemen rial[95] Fils[94]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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