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🇲🇾 Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

MYR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Malaysian Ringgit is Malaysia.

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".

There are approximately 33,938,221 people around the world who use the Malaysian Ringgit. The Malaysian Ringgit is the #42 most used widely currency is the world.

33,938,221 user population
Ranked #42 in the world

MYR Exchange Rates

1 Malaysian Ringgit equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: RM3.11


Inverse: RM5.089
British Pound


Inverse: RM5.98
Indian Rupee


Inverse: RM0.056
Japanese Yen


Inverse: RM0.030
US Dollar


Inverse: RM4.70

† Rates last updated at 7 hours 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 Population33,938,221 people
Population Rank#42
MYR Inflation Rate3.38%
Inflation Rank#114

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

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2024 MYR Currency Holidays

Name Date
New Year's Day Monday, January 1, 2024 (past)
Thaipusam Thursday, January 25, 2024 (past)
Federal Holiday Thursday, February 1, 2024 (past)
Chinese New Year Monday, February 12, 2024 (past)
Nuzul Al'Quran Thursday, March 28, 2024 (past)
Eid al-Fitr Wednesday, April 10, 2024 (past)
Eid al-Fitr Thursday, April 11, 2024 (past)
Workers' Day Wednesday, May 1, 2024 (past)
Vesak Day Wednesday, May 22, 2024 (past)
Yang Dipertuan Agong's Birthday Monday, June 3, 2024
Eid al-Adha Monday, June 17, 2024
Islamic New Year Monday, July 8, 2024
National Day Saturday, August 31, 2024
Malaysia Day Monday, September 16, 2024
Mawlid Tuesday, September 17, 2024
Diwali Thursday, October 31, 2024
Christmas Wednesday, December 25, 2024