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Libyan Dinar (LYD)

The Libyan Dinar is the primary currency of Libya. This currency is used by an estimated 6,678,567 people. Based on our estimate, Libyan Dinar is the #91 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Libyan Dinar is "LYD". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 434. The currency symbol for the Dinar is "LD".

Libyan Dinar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

LYD Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Libyan Dinar is Libya.

There are approximately 6,678,567 people around the world who use the Libyan Dinar. The Libyan Dinar is the #91 most used widely currency is the world.

6,678,567 user population
Ranked #91 in the world

LYD Exchange Rates

1 Libyan Dinar equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: LD0.89


Inverse: LD1.54
British Pound


Inverse: LD1.76
Indian Rupee


Inverse: LD0.019
Japanese Yen


Inverse: LD0.013
US Dollar


Inverse: LD1.41

† Rates last updated at 26 minutes ago

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

LYD Currency Facts

LYD Details

ISO 4217 CodeLYD
ISO 4217 Number434
Unit NameDinar
Currency NicknamesN.a.

LYD Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units3
Frequently Used banknotesLD1, LD5, LD10, LD20, LD50
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

LYD Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of Libya
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population6,678,567 people
Population Rank#91
LYD Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2020 LYD Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Central Bank of Libya. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Libyan Dinar may also be closed on these dates.

Revolution Day February 17, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Fitr May 25, 2020 Closed
Day of Arafa July 30, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Eid al-Adha August 1, 2020 Closed
Hijri New Year August 20, 2020 Closed
Martyrs Day September 16, 2020 Closed
Liberation Day October 23, 2020 Closed
Mouled al-Nabee October 29, 2020 Closed
Independence Day December 24, 2020 Closed