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🇰🇵 North Korean Won (KPW)

KPW Currency Demographics

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

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 "₩".

There are approximately 26,069,416 people around the world who use the North Korean Won. The North Korean Won is the #50 most used widely currency is the world.

26,069,416 user population
Ranked #50 in the world

KPW Exchange Rates

1 North Korean Won equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₩588.12


Inverse: ₩976.52
British Pound


Inverse: ₩1,139.088
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₩10.86
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₩6.00
US Dollar


Inverse: ₩899.97

† 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 Population26,069,416 people
Population Rank#50
KPW Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2024 KPW Currency Holidays

No holidays available