🇨🇬 Congolese Franc (CDF) TradingHours.com

The Congolese Franc is the primary currency of Congo. This currency is used by an estimated 5,657,017 people. Based on our estimate, Congolese Franc is the #97 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Congolese Franc is "CDF". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 976.

Congolese Franc conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

CDF Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Congolese Franc is Congo.

There are approximately 5,657,017 people around the world who use the Congolese Franc. The Congolese Franc is the #97 most used widely currency is the world.

5,657,017 user population
Ranked #97 in the world

CDF Exchange Rates

1 Congolese Franc equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: 1,378.95


Inverse: 2,149.16
British Pound


Inverse: 2,497.29
Indian Rupee


Inverse: 24.90
Japanese Yen


Inverse: 14.95
US Dollar


Inverse: 2,048.00

† Rates last updated at 11 hours ago

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

CDF Currency Facts

CDF Details

ISO 4217 CodeCDF
ISO 4217 Number976
Unit NameFranc
Currency NicknamesN.a.

CDF Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesN.a.
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

CDF Issuance

Central BankN.a.
Central Bank WebsiteN.a.

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population5,657,017 people
Population Rank#97
CDF Inflation Rate1.72%
Inflation Rank#92

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

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CDF Currency History

The Congolese Franc was created in January 1998. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Congolese Franc.

Currency Active Replaced By
Zairean zaire (ZRZ) January 1967 to December 1993 ZRN
Zairean new zaire (ZRN) January 1993 to December 1997 CDF