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🇲🇻 Maldivian Rufiyaa (MVR)

MVR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Maldivian Rufiyaa is Maldives.

The currency code for the Maldivian Rufiyaa is "MVR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 462.

There are approximately 523,787 people around the world who use the Maldivian Rufiyaa. The Maldivian Rufiyaa is the #139 most used widely currency is the world.

523,787 user population
Ranked #139 in the world

MVR Exchange Rates

1 Maldivian Rufiyaa equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: 10.23


Inverse: 16.71
British Pound


Inverse: 19.64
Indian Rupee


Inverse: 0.19
Japanese Yen


Inverse: 0.098
US Dollar


Inverse: 15.45

† Rates last updated at 8 hours ago

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

MVR Currency Facts

MVR Details

ISO 4217 CodeMVR
ISO 4217 Number462
Unit NameRufiyaa
Currency NicknamesN.a.

MVR Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins1, 2, 1, 5, 10, 25, 50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

MVR Issuance

Central BankMaldives Monetary Authority
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population523,787 people
Population Rank#139
MVR Inflation Rate2.33%
Inflation Rank#122

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

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2024 MVR Currency Holidays

No holidays available

MVR Currency History

The Maldivian Rufiyaa was created in January 1982. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Maldivian Rufiyaa.

Currency Active Replaced By
Maldivian rupee (MVQ) unknown to December 1981 MVR