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Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)

The Hong Kong Dollar is the primary currency of Hong Kong. This currency is used by an estimated 7,451,000 people. Based on our estimate, Hong Kong Dollar is the #85 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Hong Kong Dollar is "HKD". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 344. The currency symbol for the Dollar is "HK$".

Hong Kong Dollar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

HKD Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Hong Kong Dollar is Hong Kong.

There are approximately 7,451,000 people around the world who use the Hong Kong Dollar. The Hong Kong Dollar is the #85 most used widely currency is the world.

7,451,000 user population
Ranked #85 in the world

HKD Exchange Rates

1 Hong Kong Dollar equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: HK$4.82


Inverse: HK$8.42
British Pound


Inverse: HK$9.60
Indian Rupee


Inverse: HK$0.10
Japanese Yen


Inverse: HK$0.071
US Dollar


Inverse: HK$7.75

† Rates last updated at 26 minutes ago

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

HKD Currency Facts

HKD Details

ISO 4217 CodeHKD
ISO 4217 Number344
Unit NameDollar
Currency NicknamesN.a.

HKD Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesHK$10, HK$20, HK$50, HK$100, HK$500, HK$1000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

HKD Issuance

Central BankHong Kong Monetary Authority
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population7,451,000 people
Population Rank#85
HKD Inflation Rate2.41%
Inflation Rank#65

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

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2020 HKD Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Hong Kong Dollar may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 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
Ching Ming Festival April 4, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Holy Saturday April 11, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
Buddha's Birthday April 30, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Tuen Ng Day June 25, 2020 Closed
SAR Establishment Day July 1, 2020 Closed
Chinese National Day October 1, 2020 Closed
Day Following Mid-autumn Festival October 2, 2020 Closed
Chung Yeung Day October 26, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Christmas Holiday December 26, 2020 Closed