World’s Most expensive Currencies


We all are aware with the fact that currency indicates coins and banknotes which are recognized legally as an exchange medium in a state or a country. 180 currencies which are being used in 195 countries across the globe are recognized by the United Nations. All the currencies in the world have different market value from each other. The main reason which affects the currency of a country is its economical development and obviously their value is never constant, it changes with time. Below is the list of most expensive currencies in the world. Let’s have a look at it.

  1. Kuwaiti Dinar (kuwaiti dinar vs inr – 1 Kuwaiti Dinar equals)
    Kuwait is situated at the tip of Persian Gulf. Kuwait is a highly wealthy country because of its oil export in global market. It is a well-known fact that Kuwaiti Dinar is the world’s top expensive and strongest  currency. Foreign exchange symbol of Kuwaiti Dinar is KWD. If you are converting a single Kuwaiti Dinar to Indian rupee, then you will get 228.30 Indian Rupee.
  2. Bahraini Dinar (Bahraini dinar vs inr – 1 Bahraini Dinar equals)
    In Persian Gulf, Bahrain is an island state and Bahraini Dinar which is the  world’s second most top expensive currency, is the currency of Bahrain. Export of petroleum products is the main reason for the source of income in Bahrain. Indians are the mostly found expats in Bahrain and that is why the exchange of Bahraini Dinar (BHD) to Indian Rupee (INR) is very common. After exchanging 1 Bahraini Dinar, you are going to get 184.15 Indian Rupee. High currency value of Bahrain is attracting many expats across the globe.
  3. Omani Rial (Omani Rial vs inr – 1 Omani Rial equals)
    At Arabian Peninsula’s south-eastern coast, Oman is located. Like above two, it is also among the big exporters of petroleum products or resources. Omani Rial is the currency of Oman. OMR is the foreign exchange code for Rial. One exchanged Omani Rial is equal to 180.33 Indian Rupee.
  4. Jordanian Dinar (Jordanian Dinar vs inr – 1 Jordanian Dinar equals)
    Jordanian dinar is the currency of Jordan. Though, Jordan is not developed economically and also lacks resources like oil but still its currency is among the world’s most expensive currencies.For almost last 20 years, Jordanian Dinar is being pegged to US dollar and this is the reason for its being one of the strongest currencies.Foreign exchange code for Jordanian Dinar is JOD. One exchanged Jordanian Dinar is equal to  97.92 INR.
  5. Great Britain Pound (Great Britain Pound vs inr – 1 Great Britain Pound equals)
    As we all are aware that Great Britain Pound is the currency of United Kingdom, and obviously it also has a place in list of most expensive currencies in the world. British Pound has exchange rate of GBR to EUR. One exchanged UK Pound is equal to 90.41 INR.
  6. Gibraltar Pound (Gibraltar Pound vs inr – 1 Gibraltar Pound equals)
    Gibraltar Pound is the currency of Gibraltar and one of the strongest currencies in the world. Foreign exchange code of Gibraltar Pound is GIP. The exchange rate of Gibraltar pound is GIP to EUR rate. One GIP will be equal to 90.61 INR after being exchanged.
  7. Caymanian Dollar (Caymanian Dollar vs inr – 1 Caymanian Dollar equals)
    Cayman Islands is considered among the world’s best tax places and that is why its currency, Caymanian Dollar is a strong currency. For insurance companies, hedge funds and banks, Cayman providescoastal banking licences. The common exchange rate of Cayman Islands Dollar is KYD to USD rate and one exchanged KYD is equal to 83.38 INR.
  8. Euro (Euro vs inr – 1 Euro equals)
    The primary and official currency of the European Union is Euro. It is also considered as the second biggest reserve currency in the whole world. Euro is being used in almost 26 European nationsas currency. After exchanged, one Euro is equal to 77.57 INR.
  9. Swiss Franc (Swiss Franc vs inr – 1 Swiss Franc equals)
    Official currency of Switzerland is Swiss Franc and it is among the strongest and commonly-held reserve currency in the world. Most common exchange rate of Swiss Franc is CHF to EUR rate. Being one of the wealthiest nations in the world, Switzerland has low debt levels which make its currency one of the expensive currencies in the world. One Swiss Franc is equal to 68.13 INR.
  10. US Dollar (US Dollar vs inr – 1 US Dollar equals)
    The currency of United States is US Dollar. It is also the most popular, traded and powerful currency. For international transactions, both commercial and central banks held it across the globe. One exchanged USD is equal to 69.43 INR.
  11. Canadian Dollar (Canadian Dollar vs inr – 1 Canadian Dollar equals)
    Canada is known to be the popular and favourite destination for the people of India. Canadian Dollar is the currency of Canada. It is also the fifthlargest reserve currency in the world. Canada is full of natural resources as it the second biggest supplier of Uranium and crude oil’s third largest reserves. After being exchanged, CAD is equal to 51.55 INR.
  12. Australian Dollar (Australian Dollar vs inr – 1 Australian Dollar equals)
    The official currency of Australia is Australian Dollar. It is considered as the most popular and stable currency in all over the world. AUD is the foreign exchange code of Australian Dollar and after exchanged, one AUD is equal to 48.61 INR.
  13. Bruneian Dollar (Bruneian Dollar vs inr – 1 Bruneian Dollar equals)
    Brunei Darussalam’s currency is Bruneian Dollar. In regard of exchanging rates, Bruneian Dollar is among the most expensive currencies in the world. Foreign exchange code for Brunei Darussalam’s currency is BND and it is equal to 51.42 INR.
  14. Singapore Dollar (Singapore Dollar vs inr – 1 Singapore Dollar equals)
    Singapore Dollar is the official currency of Singapore and in terms of exchanges and trade, it is very powerful currency. SGD is the foreign exchange code for Singapore Dollar and one exchanged Singapore Dollar is equal to 50.94 INR.
  15. Libyan Dinar (Libyan Dinar vs inr – 1 Libyan Dinar equals)
    Libya’s currency is Libyan Dinar. Foreign exchange code for Libyan Dinar is LYD and this currency also got a place in the list of most expensive currencies in the world. One exchanged LYD is equal to 49.75 INR
  16. New Zealand Dollar (New Zealand Dollar vs inr – 1 New Zealand Dollar equals)
    New Zealand has always been a popular travelling destination for Indians and also in terms of studies. New Zealand’s currency is New Zealand Dollar. One NZD is equal to 45.94 INR.