Argentine Peso (ARS)
The Argentine Peso is the primary currency of Argentina.
This currency is used by an estimated 45,376,763 people.
Based on our estimate, Argentine Peso is the #28 most popular currency is the world.
The currency code for the Argentine Peso is "ARS".
The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 32.
The currency symbol for the Peso is "$".
Argentine Peso conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
ARS Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Argentine Peso is Argentina.
There are approximately 45,376,763 people around the world who use the Argentine Peso.
The Argentine Peso is the #28 most used widely currency is the world.
45,376,763 user population
Ranked #28 in the world
ARS Exchange Rates
1 Argentine Peso equals:
† Rates last updated at 2 hours from now
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
ARS Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||ARS|
|ISO 4217 Number||32|
|Minor Unit Name||N.a.|
|Minor Unit Symbol||
|Frequently Used banknotes||$2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||N.a.|
|Frequently Used Coins||$1, $2, 5, 10, 25, 50|
|Rarely Used Coins||N.a.|
|Estimated User Population||45,376,763 people|
|ARS Inflation Rate||N.a.|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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ARS Currency History
The Argentine Peso was created in January 1992.
The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Argentine Peso.
|Argentine peso ley (ARL)
January 1970 to May 1983
|Argentine peso argentino (ARP)
June 1983 to June 1985
|Argentine austral (ARA)
June 1985 to December 1991