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Economy > Financial sector > Exchange rates and prices > Official exchange rate > LCU per US$ > Period average: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Official exchange rate refers to the exchange rate determined by national authorities or to the rate determined in the legally sanctioned exchange market. It is calculated as an annual average based on monthly averages (local currency units relative to the U.S. dollar).

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Zimbabwe $6.72 billion 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) $176.72 million 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) $149.23 million 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) $142.88 million 2008
2 Vietnam $16,302.25 2008
3 Sao Tome and Principe $14,695.20 2008
4 Ecuador $11,786.80 1999
5 Indonesia $10,389.94 2009
6 Laos $8,744.06 2008
7 Guinea $5,500.00 2008
8 Turkmenistan $5,200.00 2001
9 Zambia $5,046.11 2009
10 Paraguay $4,965.39 2009
11 Cambodia $4,054.17 2008
12 Sierra Leone $2,981.51 2008
13 Colombia $2,166.79 2009
14 Belarus $2,136.40 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) $1,872.04 2008
15 Uganda $1,720.44 2008
16 Madagascar $1,708.37 2008
17 Lebanon $1,507.50 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) $1,370.22 2008
18 Tanzania $1,320.31 2009
19 Iraq $1,193.08 2008
20 Burundi $1,185.73 2008
21 Mongolia $1,165.74 2008
Hot countries average (profile) $855.80 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) $619.56 2009
Muslim countries average (profile) $601.37 2007
22 Costa Rica $573.29 2009
23 Chile $560.86 2009
24 Democratic Republic of the Congo $559.29 2008
25 Rwanda $546.85 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) $526.02 2001
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) $506.91 2001
26 Somalia $490.68 1989
=27 Cameroon $472.19 2009
=27 Burkina Faso $472.19 2009
=27 Congo, Republic of the $472.19 2009
=27 Central African Republic $472.19 2009
=27 Senegal $472.19 2009
=27 Gabon $472.19 2009
=27 Equatorial Guinea $472.19 2009
=27 Cote d'Ivoire $472.19 2009
=27 Benin $472.19 2009
=27 Togo $472.19 2009
=27 Mali $472.19 2009
=27 Chad $472.19 2009
=27 Niger $472.19 2009
=27 Guinea-Bissau $472.19 2009
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) $444.97 2008
41 Greece $365.40 2000
42 Armenia $363.28 2009
43 Comoros $354.14 2009
Catholic countries average (profile) $285.35 2008
44 Mauritania $258.59 2007
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) $238.42 2008
45 Uzbekistan $236.61 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) $205.83 2006
Former Soviet republics average (profile) $204.54 2008
46 Guyana $203.63 2008
47 Hungary $202.34 2009
Christian countries average (profile) $199.14 2000
Religious countries average (profile) $194.53 2000
48 Slovenia $191.03 2006
Eastern Europe average (profile) $185.10 2006
49 East Timor $180.10 1998
50 Djibouti $177.72 2009
failed states average (profile) $161.57 1989
51 Kazakhstan $147.50 2009
OPEC countries average (profile) $146.59 2008
52 Malawi $140.52 2008
Cold countries average (profile) $128.93 2008
53 Iceland $123.64 2009
54 Nigeria $118.55 2008
55 Sri Lanka $114.94 2009
56 Vanuatu $101.33 2008
57 Japan $93.57 2009
=58 French Polynesia $87.19 2007
=58 New Caledonia $87.19 2007
60 Albania $83.89 2008
61 Pakistan $81.71 2009
62 Cape Verde $79.38 2009
63 Angola $79.33 2009
64 Nepal $77.55 2009
Europe average (profile) $73.79 2007
65 Jamaica $72.76 2008
66 Algeria $72.65 2009
67 Kenya $69.18 2008
68 Bangladesh $69.04 2009
69 Liberia $63.21 2008
South Asia average (profile) $61.89 2009
70 Serbia and Montenegro $55.72 2008
=71 India $48.41 2009
=71 Bhutan $48.41 2009
73 Philippines $47.64 2009
74 Haiti $39.11 2008
75 Kyrgyzstan $36.57 2008
76 Dominican Republic $36.03 2009
77 Thailand $34.29 2009
High income OECD countries average (profile) $32.52 2009
78 Mauritius $31.96 2009
79 Russia $31.74 2009
80 Mozambique $24.30 2008
81 Uruguay $22.57 2009
82 The Gambia $22.19 2008
83 Nicaragua $19.37 2008
84 Czech Republic $19.06 2009
85 Honduras $18.90 2009
NATO countries average (profile) $17.68 2009
86 Eritrea $15.38 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) $14.07 2009
87 Mexico $13.51 2009
88 Maldives $12.80 2009
89 Estonia $11.26 2009
90 Syria $11.23 2006
European Union average (profile) $11.18 2009
91 Moldova $11.11 2009
92 Ethiopia $9.60 2008
93 Seychelles $9.46 2008
94 El Salvador $8.75 2009
=95 Swaziland $8.47 2009
=95 Lesotho $8.47 2009
=95 South Africa $8.47 2009
=95 Namibia $8.47 2009
99 Guatemala $8.16 2009
100 Morocco $8.06 2009
101 Ukraine $7.79 2009
102 Solomon Islands $7.75 2008
103 Sweden $7.65 2009
104 Botswana $7.16 2009
105 Bolivia $7.02 2009
106 China $6.83 2009
107 Trinidad and Tobago $6.32 2009
108 Norway $6.29 2009
109 Burma $5.39 2008
=110 Denmark $5.36 2009
=110 Greenland $5.36 2009
=110 Faroe Islands $5.36 2009
113 Croatia $5.28 2009
114 Israel $3.93 2009
115 Saudi Arabia $3.75 2009
116 Argentina $3.71 2009
117 United Arab Emirates $3.67 2009
118 Qatar $3.64 2009
119 Malaysia $3.52 2009
120 Tajikistan $3.43 2008
121 Romania $3.05 2009
122 Peru $2.92 2008
123 Papua New Guinea $2.76 2009
124 Suriname $2.75 2009
125 Samoa $2.73 2009
=126 Dominica $2.70 2009
=126 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $2.70 2009
=126 Saint Lucia $2.70 2009
=126 Saint Kitts and Nevis $2.70 2009
=126 Grenada $2.70 2009
=126 Antigua and Barbuda $2.70 2009
132 Lithuania $2.48 2009
133 Poland $2.41 2008
134 Venezuela $2.15 2009
135 Sudan $2.09 2008
=136 Barbados $2.00 2009
=136 Belize $2.00 2009
=136 Brazil $2.00 2009
139 Tonga $1.94 2008
=140 Netherlands Antilles $1.79 2008
=140 Aruba $1.79 2009
142 Fiji $1.59 2008
143 Georgia $1.49 2008
=144 Brunei $1.45 2009
=144 Singapore $1.45 2009
146 New Zealand $1.42 2008
=147 Bosnia and Herzegovina $1.41 2009
=147 Bulgaria $1.41 2009
Eurozone average (profile) $1.41 2009
149 Turkey $1.30 2008
=150 Australia $1.28 2009
=150 Kiribati $1.28 2009
152 Tunisia $1.23 2008
153 Libya $1.22 2008
154 Canada $1.14 2009
155 Switzerland $1.09 2009
156 Ghana $1.06 2008
=157 Virgin Islands $1.00 2009
=157 Panama $1.00 2009
=157 The Bahamas $1.00 2009
=157 Bermuda $1.00 2008
=157 United States $1.00 2009
162 Cayman Islands $0.83 2006
163 Azerbaijan $0.80 2009
=164 Netherlands $0.72 2009
=164 France $0.72 2009
=164 Slovakia $0.72 2009
=164 Finland $0.72 2009
=164 Portugal $0.72 2009
=164 Luxembourg $0.72 2009
=164 Ireland $0.72 2009
=164 Italy $0.72 2009
=164 Spain $0.72 2009
=164 San Marino $0.72 2009
=164 Cyprus $0.72 2009
=164 Austria $0.72 2009
=164 Belgium $0.72 2009
=164 Germany $0.72 2009
178 Jordan $0.71 2008
=179 Gibraltar $0.64 2009
=179 United Kingdom $0.64 2009
181 Latvia $0.51 2009
=182 Bahrain $0.38 2009
=182 Oman $0.38 2009
184 Malta $0.31 2007
185 Kuwait $0.29 2009

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