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Belarusian Ruble (BYN)

The Belarusian Ruble is the primary currency of Belarus. This currency is used by an estimated 9,485,386 people. Based on our estimate, Belarusian Ruble is the #79 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Belarusian Ruble is "BYN". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 933. The currency symbol for the Ruble is "Br".

Belarusian Ruble conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

BYN Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Belarusian Ruble is Belarus.

There are approximately 9,485,386 people around the world who use the Belarusian Ruble. The Belarusian Ruble is the #79 most used widely currency is the world.

9,485,386 user population
Ranked #79 in the world

BYN Exchange Rates

1 Belarusian Ruble equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: Br1.59


Inverse: Br2.77
British Pound


Inverse: Br3.16
Indian Rupee


Inverse: Br0.033
Japanese Yen


Inverse: Br0.023
US Dollar


Inverse: Br2.55

† Rates last updated at 31 minutes ago

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

BYN Currency Facts

BYN Details

ISO 4217 CodeBYN
ISO 4217 Number933
Unit NameRuble
Currency NicknamesN.a.

BYN Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesBr1, Br5, Br10, Br20, Br50, Br100, Br500, Br1000, Br5000, Br10000, Br20000, Br50000, Br100000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

BYN Issuance

Central BankNational Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population9,485,386 people
Population Rank#79
BYN Inflation Rate4.87%
Inflation Rank#23

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

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2020 BYN Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Belarusian Ruble may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Christmas January 7, 2020 Closed
International Women's Day March 8, 2020 Closed
Radunitsa April 28, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Victory Day & Mother's Day May 9, 2020 Closed
Independence Day July 3, 2020 Closed
October Revolution Day November 7, 2020 Closed
Christmas December 25, 2020 Closed

BYN Currency History

The Belarusian Ruble was created in July 2016. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Belarusian Ruble.

Currency Active Replaced By
Belarusian ruble (BYB) January 1992 to December 1999 BYR
Belarusian ruble (BYR) January 2000 to June 2016 BYN