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KRW Currency Demographics

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

The currency code for the South Korean Won is "KRW". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 410. The currency symbol for the Won is "₩".

There are approximately 51,628,117 people around the world who use the South Korean Won. The South Korean Won is the #27 most used widely currency is the world.

51,628,117 user population
Ranked #27 in the world

KRW Exchange Rates

1 South Korean Won equals:

Australian Dollar

$0.0011

Inverse: ₩870.38
Euro

€0.00069

Inverse: ₩1,445.20
British Pound

£0.00059

Inverse: ₩1,685.79
Indian Rupee

₹0.062

Inverse: ₩16.077
Japanese Yen

¥0.11

Inverse: ₩8.87
US Dollar

$0.00075

Inverse: ₩1,331.90

† Rates last updated at 10 hours ago

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

KRW Currency Facts

KRW Details

ISO 4217 CodeKRW
ISO 4217 Number410
Unit NameWon
Symbol
Currency NicknamesN.a.

KRW Denominations

Minor Unit Namejeon
Minor Unit Symbol 전/錢
Minor UnitsN.a.
Frequently Used banknotes₩1000, ₩5000, ₩10000, ₩50000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins₩100, ₩500
Rarely Used Coins₩1, ₩5, ₩10, ₩50

KRW Issuance

Central BankThe Bank of Korea
Central Bank Websitehttp://eng.bok.or.kr/

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population51,628,117 people
Population Rank#27
KRW Inflation Rate5.088%
Inflation Rank#100

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

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2024 KRW Currency Holidays

Name Date
New Year's Day Monday, January 1, 2024 (past)
Korean New Year Friday, February 9, 2024 (past)
Korean New Year Saturday, February 10, 2024 (past)
Korean New Year Monday, February 12, 2024 (past)
Independence Day Friday, March 1, 2024 (past)
Election Day Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Labor Day Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Children's Day Sunday, May 5, 2024
Vesak Day Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Memorial Day Thursday, June 6, 2024
Independence Day Thursday, August 15, 2024
Chuseok Festivity Monday, September 16, 2024
Chuseok Festivity Tuesday, September 17, 2024
Chuseok Festivity Wednesday, September 18, 2024
Foundation Day Thursday, October 3, 2024
Hangul Day Wednesday, October 9, 2024
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25, 2024