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Pakistani Rupee (PKR)

The Pakistani Rupee is the primary currency of Pakistan. This currency is used by an estimated 212,215,030 people. Based on our estimate, Pakistani Rupee is the #6 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Pakistani Rupee is "PKR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 586. The currency symbol for the Rupee is "₨".

Pakistani Rupee conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

PKR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Pakistani Rupee is Pakistan.

There are approximately 212,215,030 people around the world who use the Pakistani Rupee. The Pakistani Rupee is the #6 most used widely currency is the world.

212,215,030 user population
Ranked #6 in the world

PKR Exchange Rates

1 Pakistani Rupee equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₨104.87


Inverse: ₨182.42
British Pound


Inverse: ₨208.25
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₨2.20
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₨1.54
US Dollar


Inverse: ₨167.71

† Rates last updated at 43 minutes ago

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

PKR Currency Facts

PKR Details

ISO 4217 CodePKR
ISO 4217 Number586
Unit NameRupee
Currency NicknamesN.a.

PKR Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes₨10, ₨50, ₨100, ₨500, ₨1000, ₨20
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins₨1, ₨2, ₨5
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

PKR Issuance

Central BankState Bank of Pakistan
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population212,215,030 people
Population Rank#6
PKR Inflation Rate5.078%
Inflation Rank#20

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

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2020 PKR Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the State Bank of Pakistan. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Pakistani Rupee may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Kashmir Day February 5, 2020 Closed
Pakistan Day March 23, 2020 Closed
First Ramzan April 24, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul-Fitr May 24, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul-Fitr May 25, 2020 Closed
Bank Holiday July 1, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Eid-ul-Adha August 1, 2020 Closed
Independence Day August 14, 2020 Closed
Moharram August 29, 2020 Closed
Moharram August 30, 2020 Closed
Prophet's Birthday October 29, 2020 Closed
Quaid-i-Azam Birthday December 25, 2020 Closed