Russian Ruble (RUB)
The Russian Ruble is the primary currency of Russia.
This currency is used by an estimated 144,373,535 people.
Based on our estimate, Russian Ruble is the #10 most popular currency is the world.
The currency code for the Russian Ruble is "RUB".
The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 643.
The currency symbol for the Ruble is "₽".
Russian Ruble conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
RUB Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Russian Ruble is Russia.
There are approximately 144,373,535 people around the world who use the Russian Ruble.
The Russian Ruble is the #10 most used widely currency is the world.
144,373,535 user population
Ranked #10 in the world
RUB Exchange Rates
1 Russian Ruble equals:
† Rates last updated at 4 hours from now
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
RUB Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||RUB|
|ISO 4217 Number||643|
|Minor Unit Name||kopek|
|Minor Unit Symbol||
|Frequently Used banknotes||₽50, ₽100, ₽500, ₽1000, ₽5000|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||₽10, ₽5, ₽200, ₽2000|
|Frequently Used Coins||₽1, ₽2, ₽5, к.10, к.50|
|Rarely Used Coins||₽10, к.1, к.5|
|Estimated User Population||144,373,535 people|
|RUB Inflation Rate||4.47%|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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RUB Currency History
The Russian Ruble was created in January 1998.
The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Russian Ruble.
|Russian ruble (RUR)
January 1992 to December 1997