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Syrian Pound (SYP)

The Syrian Pound is the primary currency of Syria. This currency is used by an estimated 16,906,283 people. Based on our estimate, Syrian Pound is the #58 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the Syrian Pound is "SYP". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 760. The currency symbol for the Pound is "£".

Syrian Pound conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

SYP Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Syrian Pound is Syria.

There are approximately 16,906,283 people around the world who use the Syrian Pound. The Syrian Pound is the #58 most used widely currency is the world.

16,906,283 user population
Ranked #58 in the world

SYP Exchange Rates

1 Syrian Pound equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: £308.54


Inverse: £555.82
British Pound


Inverse: £631.18
Indian Rupee


Inverse: £6.73
Japanese Yen


Inverse: £4.74
US Dollar


Inverse: £514.41

† Rates last updated at 3 minutes ago

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

SYP Currency Facts

SYP Details

ISO 4217 CodeSYP
ISO 4217 Number760
Unit NamePound
Currency NicknamesN.a.

SYP Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a.
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes£5, £10, £25, £50, £100, £200, £500, £1000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins£1, £2, £5, £10, £25
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

SYP Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of Syria
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population16,906,283 people
Population Rank#58
SYP Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2020 SYP Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Central Bank of Syria. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Syrian Pound may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
Mother's Day March 21, 2020 Closed
Easter April 12, 2020 Closed
National Independence Day April 17, 2020 Closed
Easter April 19, 2020 Closed
Labour Day May 1, 2020 Closed
Martyrs Day May 6, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Fitr May 24, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Fitr May 25, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Fitr May 26, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Adha July 31, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Adha August 1, 2020 Closed
Eid Al-Adha August 2, 2020 Closed
Islamic New Year August 20, 2020 Closed
October War Day October 6, 2020 Closed
Prophet's Birthday October 29, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed