Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

The Malaysian Ringgit is the primary currency of Malaysia. This currency is used by an estimated 31,528,585 people. Based on our estimate, Malaysian Ringgit is the #40 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Malaysian Ringgit is "MYR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 458. The currency symbol for the Ringgit is "RM".

Malaysian Ringgit conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

MYR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Malaysian Ringgit is Malaysia.

There are approximately 31,528,585 people around the world who use the Malaysian Ringgit. The Malaysian Ringgit is the #40 most used widely currency is the world.

31,528,585 user population
Ranked #40 in the world

MYR Exchange Rates

1 Malaysian Ringgit equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: RM2.97


Inverse: RM4.88
British Pound


Inverse: RM5.35
Indian Rupee


Inverse: RM0.056
Japanese Yen


Inverse: RM0.039
US Dollar


Inverse: RM4.15

† Rates last updated at 51 minutes ago

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

MYR Currency Facts

MYR Details

ISO 4217 CodeMYR
ISO 4217 Number458
Unit NameRinggit
Currency NicknamesN.a.

MYR Denominations

Minor Unit Namesen
Minor Unit Symbol sen
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesRM1, RM5, RM10, RM50, RM100
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coinssen5, sen10, sen20, sen50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

MYR Issuance

Central BankBank Negara Malaysia
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population31,528,585 people
Population Rank#40
MYR Inflation Rate0.88%
Inflation Rank#98

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

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