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Danish Krone (DKK)

The Danish Krone is the primary currency of Denmark. This currency is used by an estimated 5,901,968 people. Based on our estimate, Danish Krone is the #95 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Danish Krone is "DKK". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 208. The currency symbol for the Krone is "kr.".

Danish Krone conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

DKK Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Danish Krone is Denmark. The Danish Krone is also used in Faroe Islands and Greenland.

There are approximately 5,901,968 people around the world who use the Danish Krone. The Danish Krone is the #95 most used widely currency is the world.

5,901,968 user population
Ranked #95 in the world

DKK Exchange Rates

1 Danish Krone equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: kr.4.14


Inverse: kr.7.47
British Pound


Inverse: kr.8.48
Indian Rupee


Inverse: kr.0.090
Japanese Yen


Inverse: kr.0.064
US Dollar


Inverse: kr.6.91

† Rates last updated at 9 minutes ago

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

DKK Currency Facts

DKK Details

ISO 4217 CodeDKK
ISO 4217 Number208
Unit NameKrone
Currency NicknamesN.a.

DKK Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknoteskr.50, kr.100, kr.200, kr.500, kr.1000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coinskr.1, kr.2, kr.5, kr.10, kr.20, 50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

DKK Issuance

Central BankDanmarks Nationalbank
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population5,901,968 people
Population Rank#95
DKK Inflation Rate0.81%
Inflation Rank#101

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

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2020 DKK Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Danmarks Nationalbank. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Danish Krone may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Holy Thursday April 9, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
General Prayer Day May 8, 2020 Closed
Ascension Day May 21, 2020 Closed
Day After Ascension May 22, 2020 Closed
Whitmonday June 1, 2020 Closed
Constitution Day June 5, 2020 Closed
Christmas Eve December 24, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Christmas Holiday December 26, 2020 Closed
New Year's Eve December 31, 2020 Closed