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🇷🇺 Russian Ruble (RUB)

RUB Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Russian Ruble is Russia.

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 "₽".

There are approximately 143,555,736 people around the world who use the Russian Ruble. The Russian Ruble is the #10 most used widely currency is the world.

143,555,736 user population
Ranked #10 in the world

RUB Exchange Rates

1 Russian Ruble equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₽62.99


Inverse: ₽103.75
British Pound


Inverse: ₽119.53
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₽1.18
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₽0.66
US Dollar


Inverse: ₽98.00030

† Rates last updated at 7 hours ago

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

RUB Currency Facts

RUB Details

ISO 4217 CodeRUB
ISO 4217 Number643
Unit NameRuble
Currency NicknamesN.a.

RUB Denominations

Minor Unit Namekopek
Minor Unit Symbol к.
Minor Units2
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

RUB Issuance

Central BankBank of Russia
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population143,555,736 people
Population Rank#10
RUB Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation Rank#33

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

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2023 RUB Currency Holidays

Name Date
New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2023 (past)
New Year's Day Tuesday, January 3, 2023 (past)
New Year's Day Wednesday, January 4, 2023 (past)
New Year's Day Thursday, January 5, 2023 (past)
New Year's Day Friday, January 6, 2023 (past)
Defenders Day Thursday, February 23, 2023 (past)
Bank Holiday Friday, February 24, 2023 (past)
Women's Day Wednesday, March 8, 2023 (past)
Labor Day Monday, May 1, 2023 (past)
National Day Monday, May 8, 2023 (past)
National Day Tuesday, May 9, 2023 (past)
Independence Day Monday, June 12, 2023 (past)
Unity Day Monday, November 6, 2023

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.

Currency Active Replaced By
Russian ruble (RUR) January 1992 to December 1997 RUB