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ZAR Currency Demographics
The primary country using the South African Rand is South Africa. The South African Rand is also used in Lesotho and Namibia.
The currency code for the South African Rand is "ZAR". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 710. The currency symbol for the Rand is "R".
There are approximately 64,788,407 people around the world who use the South African Rand. The South African Rand is the #21 most used widely currency is the world.
64,788,407 user populationRanked #21 in the world
ZAR Exchange Rates
1 South African Rand equals:
† Rates last updated at 46 minutes ago
‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions
ZAR Currency Facts
|ISO 4217 Code||ZAR|
|ISO 4217 Number||710|
|Minor Unit Name||cent|
|Minor Unit Symbol||¢|
|Frequently Used banknotes||R10, R20, R50, R100, R200|
|Rarely Used Banknotes||N.a.|
|Frequently Used Coins||R1, R2, R5, 5c, 10c, 20c|
|Rarely Used Coins||N.a.|
|Central Bank||South African Reserve Bank|
|Central Bank Website||http://www.reservebank.co.za|
World Bank Statistics
|Estimated User Population||64,788,407 people|
|ZAR Inflation Rate||4.61%|
† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.
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2023 ZAR Currency Holidays
|New Year's Day||Sunday, January 1, 2023 (past)|
|New Year's Day||Monday, January 2, 2023 † (past)|
|Human Rights Day||Tuesday, March 21, 2023 (past)|
|Good Friday||Friday, April 7, 2023|
|Family Day||Monday, April 10, 2023|
|Freedom Day||Thursday, April 27, 2023|
|Workers' Day||Monday, May 1, 2023|
|Youth Day||Friday, June 16, 2023|
|Women's Day||Wednesday, August 9, 2023|
|Heritage Day||Sunday, September 24, 2023|
|Heritage Day||Monday, September 25, 2023 †|
|Day of Reconciliation||Saturday, December 16, 2023|
|Christmas Day||Monday, December 25, 2023|
|Boxing Day||Tuesday, December 26, 2023|