Venezuelan Bolívar (VES) TradingHours.com
The Venezuelan Bolívar is the primary currency of Venezuela. This currency is used by an estimated 28,870,195 people. Based on our estimate, Venezuelan Bolívar is the #44 most popular currency is the world.
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".
Venezuelan Bolívar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.
VES Currency Demographics
The primary country using the Venezuelan Bolívar is Venezuela.
There are approximately 28,870,195 people around the world who use the Venezuelan Bolívar. The Venezuelan Bolívar is the #44 most used widely currency is the world.
28,870,195 user populationRanked #44 in the world
VES Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||VES|
|ISO 4217 Number||928|
|Currency Nicknames||bolo(s), luca(s)|
|Minor Unit Name||céntimo|
|Minor Unit Symbol||¢|
|Frequently Used banknotes||Bs. S2, Bs. S5, Bs. S10, Bs. S20, Bs. S50, Bs. S100, Bs. S200, Bs. S500|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||N.a.|
|Frequently Used Coins||Bs. S1, 50¢|
|Rarely Used Coins||N.a.|
|Central Bank||Banco Central de Venezuela|
|Central Bank Website||http://www.bcv.org.ve|
World Bank Statistics
|Estimated User Population||28,870,195 people|
|VES Inflation Rate||N.a.|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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2020 VES Currency Holidays
Based on holidays observed by the Banco Central de Venezuela. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in Venezuelan Bolívar may also be closed on these dates.
|New Year's Day||January 1, 2020||Closed|
|Epiphany||January 6, 2020||Closed|
|Carnival||February 24, 2020||Closed|
|Carnival||February 25, 2020||Closed|
|St. Joseph's Day||March 19, 2020||Closed|
|Holy Thursday||April 9, 2020||Closed|
|Good Friday||April 10, 2020||Closed|
|Mov. Precursor de la Independencia||April 19, 2020||Closed|
|Labour Day||May 1, 2020||Closed|
|Ascension||May 25, 2020||Closed|
|Corpus Christi||June 15, 2020||Closed|
|Battle of Carabobo||June 24, 2020||Closed|
|Sts. Peter and Paul||June 29, 2020||Closed|
|Independence Day||July 5, 2020||Closed|
|Bolivar's Birthday||July 24, 2020||Closed|
|Assumption Day||August 15, 2020||Closed|
|Columbus Day||October 12, 2020||Closed|
|All Saints' Day||November 1, 2020||Closed|
|Immaculate Conception||December 7, 2020||Closed|
|Christmas Eve||December 24, 2020||Closed|
|Christmas Day||December 25, 2020||Closed|
|New Year's Eve||December 31, 2020||Closed|
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.
|Venezuelan bolívar (VEB)||unknown to January 2008||VEF|
|Venezuelan bolívar fuerte (VEF)||unknown to August 2018||VES|