GUINEA

(franc)

69-GNF

Last 120 days

Text Box: 	The first Guinean franc was introduced in 1959 to replace the CFA franc.
	In 1971, the franc was replaced by the syli at a rate of 1 syli = 10 francs.
	The Guinean franc was reintroduced as Guinea's currency in 1985, at par with the syli. 	
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free, must declare
 Out: up to amount imported and declared 
	Local currency:
  In: free up to 5 000 GNF (1.10 USD)
 Out: free up to 5 000 GNF (1.10 USD)

NOTES in circulation (2012+)

Oval: to the rates
Guinea_BCRG_20000_francs_2015.00.00_B338a_PNL_AA_344077_fGuinea_BCRG_20000_francs_2015.00.00_B338a_PNL_AA_344077_rGuinea_BCRB_10000_G_2012.00.00_B36a_PNL_MP_385908_fGuinea_BCRB_10000_G_2012.00.00_B36a_PNL_MP_385908_rGuinea_BCRG_5000_francs_2015.00.00_B337a_PNL_AA_392001_fGuinea_BCRG_5000_francs_2015.00.00_B337a_PNL_AA_392001_rGuinea_BCRG_1000_francs_2015.00.00_B340a_PNL_AF_284501_fGuinea_BCRG_1000_francs_2015.00.00_B340a_PNL_AF_284501_r

older and smaller NOTES (1985+)

GNF 20 000 (2015)

GNF 10 000 (2012)

GNF 5 000 (2015)

GNF 1 000 (2015)

GNF 500 (2015)(128*63)!!

GNF 10 000 (2009)

GNF 5 000 (1998-06)(158*79mm)

GNF 5 000 (1985)(156*86mm)

GNF 1 000 (1998)(146*73mm)

GNF 1 000 (1985)(150*80mm)

GNF 500(1998)(146*73mm)

GNF 500 (1985)(156*65mm)

GNF 100 (1998)

GNF 100 (1985)

GNF 50 (1985)

GNF 25 (1985)

COINS in circulation (1985+)

Life size

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

245 861

9 690 222

French (official)

Islam 85 %

male 48.19

 

Conacry 1 767 200

Malinke, Susu,

Christian 8 %

female 50.7

2005 : 2 200(173)

 

Fulani

indigenous 7 %

 

 

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes

GNF 20 000, 10 000, 5 000, 1 000, 500 (2012+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

 

older and smaller (1985+) (the notes under 500 are practically not in use)

?? / ?? %

in circulation??

 

older notes in syli (1971-85) francs (1959-71) are not redeemable

no

no

 

 

 

 

Coins

francs 50, 25, 10, 5, 1 (1985+)

xx / xx %

 

 

 

 

 

50 francs (1994)

25 francs (1987)

10 francs (1985)

5 francs (1985)

1 franc (1985)