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Seychellois Rupee (SCR)

The Seychellois Rupee is the primary currency of Seychelles. This currency is used by an estimated 96,762 people. Based on our estimate, Seychellois Rupee is the #148 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Seychellois Rupee is "SCR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 690. The currency symbol for the Rupee is "₨".

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

SCR Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Seychellois Rupee is Seychelles.

There are approximately 96,762 people around the world who use the Seychellois Rupee. The Seychellois Rupee is the #148 most used widely currency is the world.

96,762 user population
Ranked #148 in the world

SCR Exchange Rates

1 Seychellois Rupee equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ₨7.73


Inverse: ₨13.92
British Pound


Inverse: ₨15.89
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ₨0.17
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ₨0.12
US Dollar


Inverse: ₨12.80

† Rates last updated at 17 minutes ago

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

SCR Currency Facts

SCR Details

ISO 4217 CodeSCR
ISO 4217 Number690
Unit NameRupee
Currency NicknamesN.a.

SCR Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes₨50, ₨100, ₨500
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins₨1, ₨5, 1, 5, 10, 25
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

SCR Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of Seychelles
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population96,762 people
Population Rank#148
SCR Inflation Rate3.70%
Inflation Rank#40

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

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2020 SCR Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Central Bank of Seychelles. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Seychellois Rupee may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
New Year's Holiday January 2, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Saturday April 11, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Corpus Christi June 11, 2020 Closed
National Day June 18, 2020 Closed
Independence Day June 29, 2020 Closed
Assumption Day August 15, 2020 Closed
All Saints Day November 2, 2020 Closed
Immaculate Conception December 8, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed