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Guatemalan Quetzal (GTQ)

The Guatemalan Quetzal is the primary currency of Guatemala. This currency is used by an estimated 17,247,807 people. Based on our estimate, Guatemalan Quetzal is the #57 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Guatemalan Quetzal is "GTQ". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 320. The currency symbol for the Quetzal is "Q".

Guatemalan Quetzal conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

GTQ Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Guatemalan Quetzal is Guatemala.

There are approximately 17,247,807 people around the world who use the Guatemalan Quetzal. The Guatemalan Quetzal is the #57 most used widely currency is the world.

17,247,807 user population
Ranked #57 in the world

GTQ Exchange Rates

1 Guatemalan Quetzal equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: Q4.86


Inverse: Q8.39
British Pound


Inverse: Q9.56
Indian Rupee


Inverse: Q0.10
Japanese Yen


Inverse: Q0.071
US Dollar


Inverse: Q7.67

† Rates last updated at 29 minutes ago

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

GTQ Currency Facts

GTQ Details

ISO 4217 CodeGTQ
ISO 4217 Number320
Unit NameQuetzal
Currency NicknamesN.a.

GTQ Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesQ1, Q5, Q10, Q20, Q50, Q100, Q200, 50
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsQ1, 1, 5, 10, 25, 50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

GTQ Issuance

Central BankBank of Guatemala
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population17,247,807 people
Population Rank#57
GTQ Inflation Rate3.75%
Inflation Rank#38

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

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2020 GTQ Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Bank of Guatemala. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Guatemalan Quetzal may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Holy Wednesday April 8, 2020 Partial Day
Holy Thursday April 9, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Holy Saturday April 11, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 4, 2020 Closed
Army Day June 29, 2020 Closed
Bank Holiday June 30, 2020 Closed
Assumption Day August 14, 2020 Closed
Independence Day September 15, 2020 Closed
Hispanity Day October 12, 2020 Closed
Revolution Day October 19, 2020 Closed
All Saints Day November 2, 2020 Closed
Christmas Eve December 24, 2020 Partial Day
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed