Top 10 Highest Value Currencies In The World:
10. The United States dollar is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories. It is divided into 100 smaller cent units. The circulating paper money consists of Federal Reserve Notes. The U.S. dollar is fiat money. It is the currency most used in international transactions and is the world's primary reserve currency.
Code - USD
Banknotes - 1,5,10,20,50,100 Dollar
(2 Dollar Note Rarely used)
Coins - 1,5,10,25 Cents
(50 Cents & 1 Dollar Rarely Used)
User - United States
Issuance - Federal Reserve System
Inflation - 1.06% (Aug. 2016)
9. The euro is the official currency of the eurozone, which consists of 19 of the 28 member states of the European Union: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain.
Code - EUR
Banknotes - 5,10,20,50,100,200,500 Euro
Coins - 1,2,5,10,20,50 C & 1,2 Euro
User - Eurozone
Issuance - European Central Bank
Inflation - 2.6% (2012 est.)
8. The Cayman Islands Dollar is the currency of the Cayman Islands.It is abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or alternatively CI$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. The Cayman Islands dollar was introduced in 1972, replacing the Jamaican dollar at par. Jamaican currency and Cayman Islands dollars both remained legal tender until 1 August 1972.
Code - KYD
Banknotes - 1,5,10,25,50,100 Dollar
Coins - 1,5,10,25 Cent
User - Cayman Islands (UK)
Issuance - Cayman Islands Monetary Authority
Inflation - 1.2% (2012 est.)
7. The Gibraltar pound is the currency of Gibraltar. It is pegged to and exchangeable with the British pound sterling at par value. The central bank controlling the GIP, with responsibility of minting coins and printing notes, is the Government of Gibraltar.
Code - GIP
Banknotes - 5,10,20,50 Pound
Coins - 1,2,5,10,20,50 Penny & 1,2,5 Pound
User - Gibraltar
Issuance - Government of Gibraltar
Inflation - 2.8 (2008)
6. The pound sterling, commonly known as the pound, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha. It is subdivided into 100 pence.
Code - GBP
Banknotes - 5,10,20,50 Pound
(1 & 100 Pound Neither is Legal In England/Wales)
Coins - 1,2,5,10,20,50 Penny
User - Great Britain, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
(Unofficial user - Zimbabwe)
Issuance - Bank of England
Inflation - 0.6% (Aug. 2016)
5. The Jordanian dinar is the currency of Jordan. It is also widely used alongside the Israeli shekel in the West Bank. The dinar is divided into 10 dirham, 100 qirsh or 1000 fulus.
Code - JOD
Banknotes - 1,5,10,20,50 Dinar
Coins - 1/2,1 Qrish & 2.5,5,10 Piastres & 1/4,1/2,1 Dinar
User - Jordan (Unofficial User - West Bank)
Issuance - Central Bank of Jordan
Inflation - 4.3% (2012 est.)
4. The lats was the currency of Latvia until it was replaced by the euro on 1 January 2014. A two-week transition period during which the lats was in circulation alongside the euro ended on 14 January 2014. It is abbreviated as Ls and was subdivided into 100 santimi.
Code - LVL
Banknotes - 5,10,20,50,100,500 Latu
Coins - 1,2,5,10,20,50 Santimu & 1,2 Lati
User - Latvia
Issuance - Bank of Latvia
Inflation - 2.5 (2012 est.)
3. The rial is the currency of Oman. It is divided into 1000 baisa. Before 1940,
the Indian rupee and the Maria Theresa thaler were the main currencies circulating
in Muscat and Oman. In 1970, the rial Saidi was made the currency of Oman. It was
equal to the British pound and replaced the Gulf rupee at a rate of approximately
21 rupees to the rial.
Code - OMR
Banknotes - 100,200 Baisa & 1/2,1,5,10,20,50 Rials
Coins - 5,10,25,50,100 Baisa
User - Oman
Issuance - Central Bank of Oman
Inflation - 3.5% (2012 est.)
2. The dinar is the currency of Bahrain. It is divided into 1000 fils. The name
dinar derives from the Roman denarius. The dinar was introduced in 1965, replacing
the Gulf rupee at a rate of 10 rupees = 1 dinar.
Code - BHD
Banknotes - 1/2,1,5,10,20 Bahrain Dinar
Coins - 5,10,25,50,100,500 Fils
User - Bahrain
Issuance - Central Bank of Bahrain
Inflation - 3% (2012 est.)
1. The Kuwaiti dinar is the currency of Kuwait. It is sub-divided into 1,000 fils.
The Kuwaiti dinar is the world's highest-valued currency unit. The dinar was
introduced in 1960 to replace the Gulf rupee, equal to the Indian rupee. It was
initially equivalent to one pound sterling.
Code - KWD
Banknotes - 1/4,1/2,1,5,10,20 Dinar
Coins (Freq. used) - 5,10,20,50,100 Fils
User - Kuwait
Issuance - Central Bank of Kuwait
Inflation - 3.2% (2012 est.)
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