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🇾🇪 Yemeni Rial (YER)

YER Currency Demographics

The primary country using the Yemeni Rial is Yemen.

The currency code for the Yemeni Rial is "YER". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 886. The currency symbol for the Rial is "﷼".

There are approximately 33,696,614 people around the world who use the Yemeni Rial. The Yemeni Rial is the #43 most used widely currency is the world.

33,696,614 user population
Ranked #43 in the world

YER Exchange Rates

1 Yemeni Rial equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: ﷼161.26


Inverse: ﷼267.14
British Pound


Inverse: ﷼306.37
Indian Rupee


Inverse: ﷼3.012
Japanese Yen


Inverse: ﷼1.69
US Dollar


Inverse: ﷼250.33

† Rates last updated at 8 hours ago

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

YER Currency Facts

YER Details

ISO 4217 CodeYER
ISO 4217 Number886
Unit NameRial
Currency NicknamesN.a.

YER Denominations

Minor Unit NameN.a.
Minor Unit Symbol N.a. (written right-to-left)
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes﷼50, ﷼100, ﷼200, ﷼250, ﷼500, ﷼1000
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used CoinsN.a.
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

YER Issuance

Central BankCentral Bank of Yemen
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population33,696,614 people
Population Rank#43
YER Inflation RateN.a.
Inflation RankN.a.

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

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2023 YER Currency Holidays

YER Currency History

The Yemeni Rial was created in June 1996. The table below shows the history of currencies that ultimately became the Yemeni Rial.

Currency Active Replaced By
South Yemeni dinar (YDD) unknown to June 1996 YER