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Philippine Peso (PHP)

The Philippine Peso is the primary currency of Philippines. This currency is used by an estimated 106,651,922 people. Based on our estimate, Philippine Peso is the #14 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Philippine Peso is "PHP". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 608. The currency symbol for the Peso is "₱".

Philippine Peso conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

PHP Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Philippine Peso is Philippines.

There are approximately 106,651,922 people around the world who use the Philippine Peso. The Philippine Peso is the #14 most used widely currency is the world.

106,651,922 user population
Ranked #14 in the world

PHP Exchange Rates

1 Philippine Peso equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₱30.71


Inverse: ₱55.33
British Pound


Inverse: ₱63.13
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₱0.67
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₱0.47
US Dollar


Inverse: ₱50.87

† Rates last updated at 43 minutes ago

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

PHP Currency Facts

PHP Details

ISO 4217 CodePHP
ISO 4217 Number608
Unit NamePeso
Currency NicknamesN.a.

PHP Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes₱20, ₱50, ₱100, ₱200, ₱500, ₱1000
Rarely Used Banknotes₱5, ₱10
Frequently Used Coins₱1, ₱5, ₱10, 25
Rarely Used Coins1, 2, 5, 10

PHP Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of the Philippines
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population106,651,922 people
Population Rank#14
PHP Inflation Rate5.21%
Inflation Rank#19

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

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2020 PHP Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Central Bank of the Philippines. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Philippine Peso may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Araw Ng Kagitingan April 9, 2020 Closed
Holy Thursday April 9, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul Fitre May 24, 2020 Closed
Independence Day June 12, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Nino Aquino Day August 21, 2020 Closed
National Heroes Day August 31, 2020 Closed
All Saints' Day November 1, 2020 Closed
Bonifacio Day November 30, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Rizal Day December 30, 2020 Closed
Bank Holiday December 31, 2020 Closed