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The North Korean Won is the primary currency of North Korea. This currency is used by an estimated 25,887,045 people. Based on our estimate, North Korean Won is the #48 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the North Korean Won is "KPW". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 408. The currency symbol for the Won is "₩".

North Korean Won conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

KPW Currency Demographics

The primary country using the North Korean Won is North Korea.

There are approximately 25,887,045 people around the world who use the North Korean Won. The North Korean Won is the #48 most used widely currency is the world.

25,887,045 user population
Ranked #48 in the world

KPW Exchange Rates

1 North Korean Won equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₩587.52


Inverse: ₩872.067
British Pound


Inverse: ₩977.27
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₩11.076
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₩6.28
US Dollar


Inverse: ₩900.00

† Rates last updated at 9 hours ago

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

KPW Currency Facts

KPW Details

ISO 4217 CodeKPW
ISO 4217 Number408
Unit NameWon
Currency NicknamesN.a.

KPW Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes₩5, ₩10, ₩50, ₩100, ₩200, ₩500, ₩1000, ₩2000, ₩5000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins₩1, 1, 5, 10, 50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

KPW Issuance

Central BankN.a.
Central Bank WebsiteN.a.

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population25,887,045 people
Population Rank#48
KPW Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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