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🇲🇽 Mexican Peso (MXN)

MXN Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Mexican Peso is Mexico.

The currency code for the Mexican Peso is "MXN". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 484. The currency symbol for the Peso is "$".

There are approximately 127,504,125 people around the world who use the Mexican Peso. The Mexican Peso is the #12 most used widely currency is the world.

127,504,125 user population
Ranked #12 in the world

MXN Exchange Rates

1 Mexican Peso equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: $11.048


Inverse: $18.052
British Pound


Inverse: $21.21
Indian Rupee


Inverse: $0.20
Japanese Yen


Inverse: $0.11
US Dollar


Inverse: $16.69

† Rates last updated at 8 hours ago

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

MXN Currency Facts

MXN Details

ISO 4217 CodeMXN
ISO 4217 Number484
Unit NamePeso
Currency Nicknameslana, varos, plata, bolas, lucas, feria, billete, pachocha, billullos, villancicos, villanos, del águila, morlacos, papiros, Marmaja

MXN Denominations

Minor Unit Namecent
Minor Unit Symbol ¢
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes$20, $50, $100, $200, $500, $1000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins$1, $2, $5, $10, 50¢
Rarely Used Coins$20, $50, $100, 5, 10, 20

MXN Issuance

Central BankBank of Mexico
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population127,504,125 people
Population Rank#12
MXN Inflation Rate7.90%
Inflation Rank#69

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

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2024 MXN Currency Holidays

Name Date
New Year's Day Monday, January 1, 2024 (past)
Constitution Day Monday, February 5, 2024 (past)
Benito Juarez's Birthday Monday, March 18, 2024 (past)
Maundy Thursday Thursday, March 28, 2024 (past)
Good Friday Friday, March 29, 2024 (past)
Labor Day Wednesday, May 1, 2024 (past)
Independence Day Monday, September 16, 2024
Inauguration Day Tuesday, October 1, 2024
Revolution Day Monday, November 18, 2024
Bank Holiday Thursday, December 12, 2024
Christmas Day Wednesday, December 25, 2024

MXN Currency History

The Mexican Peso was created in April 1993. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Mexican Peso.

Currency Active Replaced By
Mexican peso (MXP) unknown to March 1993 MXN