The Canadian Dollar is the primary currency of Canada.
This currency is used by an estimated 37,058,856 people.
Based on our estimate, Canadian Dollar is the #35 most popular currency is the world.
The currency code for the Canadian Dollar is "CAD".
The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 124.
The currency symbol for the Dollar is "$".
Canadian Dollar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
CAD Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Canadian Dollar is Canada.
There are approximately 37,058,856 people around the world who use the Canadian Dollar.
The Canadian Dollar is the #35 most used widely currency is the world.
37,058,856 user population
Ranked #35 in the world
CAD Exchange Rates
1 Canadian Dollar equals:
† Rates last updated at 41 minutes ago
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
CAD Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||CAD|
|ISO 4217 Number||124|
|Currency Nicknames||Loonie, buck (English), Huard, piastre (French)|
|Minor Unit Name||cent|
|Minor Unit Symbol||
|Frequently Used banknotes||$5, $10, $20, $50, $100|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||$1, $2, $500, $1000|
|Frequently Used Coins||$1, $2, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢|
|Rarely Used Coins||1¢, 50¢|
|Estimated User Population||37,058,856 people|
|CAD Inflation Rate||2.27%|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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2019 CAD Currency Holidays
Based on holidays observed by the Bank of Canada.
On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed.
Settlement in Canadian Dollar may also be closed on these dates.
|New Year's Day
||January 1, 2019
||February 18, 2019
||April 19, 2019
||May 20, 2019
||July 1, 2019
||August 5, 2019
||September 2, 2019
||October 14, 2019
||November 11, 2019
||December 25, 2019
||December 26, 2019