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🇻🇪 Venezuelan Bolívar (VES)

VES Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Venezuelan Bolívar is Venezuela.

The currency code for the Venezuelan Bolívar is "VES". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 928. The currency symbol for the Bolívar is "Bs. S".

There are approximately 28,301,696 people around the world who use the Venezuelan Bolívar. The Venezuelan Bolívar is the #48 most used widely currency is the world.

28,301,696 user population
Ranked #48 in the world

VES Exchange Rates

1 Venezuelan Bolívar equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: Bs. S24.028


Inverse: Bs. S38.99
British Pound


Inverse: Bs. S46.091
Indian Rupee


Inverse: Bs. S0.44
Japanese Yen


Inverse: Bs. S0.23
US Dollar


Inverse: Bs. S36.37

† Rates last updated at 7 hours ago

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

VES Currency Facts

VES Details

ISO 4217 CodeVES
ISO 4217 Number928
Unit NameBolívar
SymbolBs. S
Currency Nicknamesbolo(s), luca(s)

VES Denominations

Minor Unit Namecéntimo
Minor Unit Symbol ¢
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotesBs. S2, Bs. S5, Bs. S10, Bs. S20, Bs. S50, Bs. S100, Bs. S200, Bs. S500
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsBs. S1, 50¢
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

VES Issuance

Central BankBanco Central de Venezuela
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population28,301,696 people
Population Rank#48
VES Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2024 VES Currency Holidays

No holidays available

VES Currency History

The Venezuelan Bolívar was created in August 2018. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Venezuelan Bolívar.

Currency Active Replaced By
Venezuelan bolívar fuerte (VEF) unknown to August 2018 VES
Venezuelan bolívar (VEB) unknown to January 2008 VEF