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Kazakhstani Tenge (KZT)

The Kazakhstani Tenge is the primary currency of Kazakhstan. This currency is used by an estimated 18,276,499 people. Based on our estimate, Kazakhstani Tenge is the #53 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Kazakhstani Tenge is "KZT". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 398. The currency symbol for the Tenge is "₸".

Kazakhstani Tenge conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

KZT Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Kazakhstani Tenge is Kazakhstan.

There are approximately 18,276,499 people around the world who use the Kazakhstani Tenge. The Kazakhstani Tenge is the #53 most used widely currency is the world.

18,276,499 user population
Ranked #53 in the world

KZT Exchange Rates

1 Kazakhstani Tenge equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₸266.71


Inverse: ₸480.47
British Pound


Inverse: ₸545.61
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₸5.82
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₸4.10
US Dollar


Inverse: ₸444.67

† Rates last updated at 14 minutes ago

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

KZT Currency Facts

KZT Details

ISO 4217 CodeKZT
ISO 4217 Number398
Unit NameTenge
Currency NicknamesN.a.

KZT Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes₸1, ₸3, ₸5, ₸10, ₸20, ₸50, ₸100, ₸200, ₸500, ₸1000, ₸2000, ₸5000, ₸10000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins₸1, ₸2, ₸5, ₸10, ₸20, ₸50, ₸100
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

KZT Issuance

Central BankThe National Bank of Kazakhstan
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population18,276,499 people
Population Rank#53
KZT Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2020 KZT Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the The National Bank of Kazakhstan. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Kazakhstani Tenge may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
New Year's Holiday January 2, 2020 Closed
Christmas January 7, 2020 Closed
Women's Day March 9, 2020 Closed
Noruz March 23, 2020 Closed
Noruz March 24, 2020 Closed
Noruz March 25, 2020 Closed
Unification Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Defender of the Fatherland Day May 7, 2020 Closed
Victory Day May 11, 2020 Closed
Day of the Capital July 6, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Constitution Day August 31, 2020 Closed
First President's Day December 1, 2020 Closed
Independence Day December 16, 2020 Closed
Independence Day Holiday December 17, 2020 Closed