Turkish Lira (TRY)
The Turkish Lira is the primary currency of Turkey.
This currency is used by an estimated 83,429,615 people.
Based on our estimate, Turkish Lira is the #17 most popular currency is the world.
The currency code for the Turkish Lira is "TRY".
The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 949.
Turkish Lira conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
TRY Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Turkish Lira is Turkey.
There are approximately 83,429,615 people around the world who use the Turkish Lira.
The Turkish Lira is the #17 most used widely currency is the world.
83,429,615 user population
Ranked #17 in the world
TRY Exchange Rates
1 Turkish Lira equals:
† Rates last updated at 3 hours from now
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
TRY Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||TRY|
|ISO 4217 Number||949|
|Currency Nicknames||Kağıt, Mangır, Papel|
|Minor Unit Name||kuruş|
|Minor Unit Symbol||
|Frequently Used banknotes||5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||N.a.|
|Frequently Used Coins||1, 5Kr, 10Kr, 25Kr, 50Kr|
|Rarely Used Coins||1Kr|
|Estimated User Population||83,429,615 people|
|TRY Inflation Rate||15.18%|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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TRY Currency History
The Turkish Lira was created in January 2006.
The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Turkish Lira.
|Turkish lira (TRL)
January 1843 to December 2005