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Australian Dollar (AUD)

The Australian Dollar is the primary currency of Australia. This currency is used by an estimated 25,132,428 people. Based on our estimate, Australian Dollar is the #49 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Australian Dollar is "AUD". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 36. The currency symbol for the Dollar is "$".

Australian Dollar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

AUD Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Australian Dollar is Australia. The Australian Dollar is also used in Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu.

There are approximately 25,132,428 people around the world who use the Australian Dollar. The Australian Dollar is the #49 most used widely currency is the world.

25,132,428 user population
Ranked #49 in the world

AUD Exchange Rates

1 Australian Dollar equals:

Canadian Dollar


Inverse: $1.15


Inverse: $1.75
British Pound


Inverse: $1.99
Indian Rupee


Inverse: $0.021
Japanese Yen


Inverse: $0.015
US Dollar


Inverse: $1.61

† Rates last updated at 41 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

AUD Currency Facts

AUD Details

ISO 4217 CodeAUD
ISO 4217 Number36
Unit NameDollar
Currency NicknamesBuck, Dough

AUD Denominations

Minor Unit NameCent
Minor Unit Symbol c
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes$5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins$1, $2, 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

AUD Issuance

Central BankReserve Bank of Australia
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population25,132,428 people
Population Rank#49
AUD Inflation Rate1.91%
Inflation Rank#81

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 AUD Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Reserve Bank of Australia. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Australian Dollar may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Australia Day January 27, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Saturday April 11, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
ANZAC Day April 25, 2020 Closed
Queen's Birthday June 8, 2020 Closed
Bank Holiday - NSW August 3, 2020 Closed
Labour Day - NSW October 5, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Boxing Day December 28, 2020 Closed