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The Saudi Arabian Riyal is the primary currency of Saudi Arabia. This currency is used by an estimated 34,813,867 people. Based on our estimate, Saudi Arabian Riyal is the #37 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Saudi Arabian Riyal is "SAR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 682. The currency symbol for the Riyal is "﷼".

Saudi Arabian Riyal conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

SAR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Saudi Arabian Riyal is Saudi Arabia.

There are approximately 34,813,867 people around the world who use the Saudi Arabian Riyal. The Saudi Arabian Riyal is the #37 most used widely currency is the world.

34,813,867 user population
Ranked #37 in the world

SAR Exchange Rates

1 Saudi Arabian Riyal equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ﷼2.63


Inverse: ﷼3.95
British Pound


Inverse: ﷼4.68
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ﷼0.048
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ﷼0.029
US Dollar


Inverse: ﷼3.75

† Rates last updated at 5 hours ago

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

SAR Currency Facts

SAR Details

ISO 4217 CodeSAR
ISO 4217 Number682
Unit NameRiyal
Currency NicknamesN.a.

SAR Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a. (written right-to-left)
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes﷼1, ﷼5, ﷼10, ﷼20, ﷼50, ﷼100, ﷼500
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins5, 10, 25, 50, 100
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

SAR Issuance

Central BankSaudi Arabian Monetary Agency
Central Bank Websitehttp://www.sama-ksa.org/sites/samaen/pages/home.aspx

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population34,813,867 people
Population Rank#37
SAR Inflation Rate3.063%
Inflation Rank#59

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

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