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Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY) TradingHours.com

The Chinese Yuan Renminbi is the primary currency of China. This currency is used by an estimated 1,392,730,000 people. Based on our estimate, Chinese Yuan Renminbi is the #1 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Chinese Yuan Renminbi is "CNY". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 156. The currency symbol for the Yuan Renminbi is "¥".

Chinese Yuan Renminbi conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

CNY Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Chinese Yuan Renminbi is China.

There are approximately 1,392,730,000 people around the world who use the Chinese Yuan Renminbi. The Chinese Yuan Renminbi is the #1 most used widely currency is the world.

1,392,730,000 user population
Ranked #1 in the world

CNY Exchange Rates

1 Chinese Yuan Renminbi equals:

Australian Dollar

$0.21

Inverse: ¥4.73
Euro

€0.13

Inverse: ¥7.65
British Pound

£0.11

Inverse: ¥9.069
Indian Rupee

₹10.28

Inverse: ¥0.097
Japanese Yen

¥15.75

Inverse: ¥0.063
US Dollar

$0.14

Inverse: ¥6.94

† Rates last updated at 15 minutes ago

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

CNY Currency Facts

CNY Details

ISO 4217 CodeCNY
ISO 4217 Number156
Unit NameYuan Renminbi
Symbol¥
Currency Nicknameskuài, Mao

CNY Denominations

Minor Unit NameJiao
Minor Unit Symbol
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes¥5, ¥10, ¥20, ¥50, ¥100, ¥1
Rarely Used Banknotes¥2, 2角, 5角, 1角
Frequently Used Coins¥1, 5角, 1角
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

CNY Issuance

Central BankPeople's Bank of China
Central Bank Websitehttp://www.pbc.gov.cn

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population1,392,730,000 people
Population Rank#1
CNY Inflation Rate2.075%
Inflation Rank#74

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

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2020 CNY Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the People's Bank of China. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Chinese Yuan Renminbi may also be closed on these dates.

HolidayDateStatus
New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Lunar NY Eve January 24, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 25, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 26, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 27, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 28, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 29, 2020 Closed
Lunar New Year January 30, 2020 Closed
Ching Ming Festival April 4, 2020 Closed
Ching Ming Festival Holiday April 6, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Dragon Boat Festival June 25, 2020 Closed
Dragon Boat Festival Holiday June 26, 2020 Closed
National Day October 1, 2020 Closed
Mid-autumn Festival October 1, 2020 Closed
National Day October 2, 2020 Closed
National Day October 3, 2020 Closed
National Day October 4, 2020 Closed
National Day October 5, 2020 Closed
National Day October 6, 2020 Closed
National Day October 7, 2020 Closed
National Day October 8, 2020 Closed

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