EGYPT

(pound = 100 piastres)

73-EGP

Text Box: 	The National Bank of Egypt was established  in 1898 and started issuing banknotes for the first time on the 3rd of April 1899.
	The Central Bank of Egypt was established in 1961 and in 1968 a printing plant for banknotes instead of printing them abroad. The plant's production of banknotes in different denominations started in December 1968. The Bank also served some Arab central banks in printing their banknotes.
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free
 Out: free
	Local currency:
  In,:free up to 5000 EGP (870 USD)
 Out: free up to 5000 EGP

correspondence of digits

NOTES in circulation

Oval: to the rates
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older and smaller Notes

Text Box: 175*80 mm
Text Box: 165*73 mm

25 piastres (25mm,5.2g)

20 piastres (1992)

10 piastres

5 piastres

2 piastres

1 piastre

10 milliemes (1975) commemorative

10 milliemes (1973,76)

5 milliemes (1973)

5 milliemes (1975) commemorative

1 pound (1970)

50 piastres(1964)

50 piastres(1956)

25 piastres(1970)

25 piastres(1964)

25 piastres(1956)

20 piastres(1984)(27mm,6g)

10 piastres(1984)

10 piastres(1980-81)

10 piastres(1980)

5 piastres(1984)

COINS in circulation

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older Coins

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NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes

EGP (pounds) 200 (2015), 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 (1993+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

EGP 200 (2007) and smaller or older notes (1978-81+)(look at the pictures)

?? / ?? %

redeemable

very old notes (1899+)(National (or Central) Bank of Egypt are not redeemable, but may go to collectors

?? / ?? %

 

 

 

!! Attention with the piastres notes !!  (50 piastres = only 1/2 pound)

 

 

Coins

pound 1, piastres 50, 25, 10, 5) (2005+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

 

older coins

?? / ?? %

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Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

1 001 450

78 887 007

Arabic (official)

Islam (mostly Sunni) 94 %

male 68.5

 

Cairo 7 937 700

English

 

female 73.62

2005 :4 400 (141)

Alexandria 3 891 000

French

 

 

 

EGP 50 (1993+подобни)(160*70mm)

EGP 20 (1993+подобни)(175*70)

EGP 10 (2003+подобни)(158*70mm)

EGP 5 (2002+подобни)(145*70mm)

EGP 200 (2015)(165*73mm)

EGP 100 (2014)

EGP 100 (1994+подобни)(165*70mm)

EGP 50 (2016)

EGP 200 (2007)(175*80)

EGP 100 (15.5.1979)(165*70mm)

EGP 20 (22.7.1980)(175*70)

EGP 20 (15.5.1977)(175*70mm)

EGP 10 (19.6.1979)(158*70mm)

EGP 1 (15.5.1979)(140*70mm)

50 piastres (15.7.1996+ similar)(135*70mm)

50 piastres (24.4.1986)(135*70mm)

50 piastres (16.5.1981)

25 piastres (16.6.1985)(130*70mm)

25 piastres (6.7.1981)(130*70mm)

25 piastres (15.11.1979)(130*70mm)

10 piastres (2001)

5 piastres (2001)

1 pound (2005+)(25mm/8.5g,/1.89,1.96mm)

50 piastres (2005+)(25,23mm/6.5g/1.58,1.57mm)

25 piastres (2008)(21mm,4.5g,1.26mm)

10 piastres (2008)(19mm,3.2g,1.1mm)

5 piastres (2008)(17mm/2.4g/1.04mm)