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São Toméan Dobra (STN)

The São Toméan Dobra is the primary currency of São Tomé and Príncipe. This currency is used by an estimated 211,028 people. Based on our estimate, São Toméan Dobra is the #144 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the São Toméan Dobra is "STN". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 930. The currency symbol for the Dobra is "Db".

São Toméan Dobra conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

STN Currency Demographics

The primary country using the São Toméan Dobra is São Tomé and Príncipe.

There are approximately 211,028 people around the world who use the São Toméan Dobra. The São Toméan Dobra is the #144 most used widely currency is the world.

211,028 user population
Ranked #144 in the world

STN Currency Facts

STN Details

ISO 4217 CodeSTN
ISO 4217 Number930
Unit NameDobra
Currency NicknamesN.a.

STN Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesDb5, Db10, Db20, Db50, Db100, Db200
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsDb1, Db2, 10, 20, 50
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

STN Issuance

Central BankN.a.
Central Bank WebsiteN.a.

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population211,028 people
Population Rank#144
STN Inflation Rate7.87%
Inflation Rank#11

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

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2020 STN Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the São Toméan Dobra Central Bank. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in São Toméan Dobra may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Hero of the Native Land Day January 4, 2020 Closed
Liberty Martyr Day February 3, 2020 Closed
Workers' Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Independence Day July 12, 2020 Closed
Armed Forces Day September 6, 2020 Closed
Nationalization of the Farm Day September 30, 2020 Closed
Sao Tome Island Day December 21, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed

STN Currency History

The São Toméan Dobra was created in April 2018. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the São Toméan Dobra.

Currency Active Replaced By
São Tomé and Príncipe Dobra (STD) January 1977 to April 2018 STN