ISRAEL

(1 New Shekel = 100 Agorot = 1000 Shekalim)

81-ILS

Text Box: 	The Israeli new sheqel or New Israeli sheqel (NIS) (pl. sheqalim or shekalim) replaced the Israeli sheqel in 1985 at a rate of 1000 Israeli sheqels per 1 New Israeli sheqel. 
	The old sheqels (till 1984) are not more exchangeable.
	The old type NIS (1985-1992)ceased to be legal tender on July 1st 2000 and were redeemable in Bank of Israel till the end of 2010. 
	The ISO 4217 code for the NIS is ILS. The NIS is divided into 100 agorot (sing. agora).
	Since January 1, 2003, the NIS has been a freely convertible currency.
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free up to equivalent of 80 000 ILS (14 000 EUR) declaration if more 
 Out: same                               (arab cirrencies are forbidden)
	Local currency:
  In: same 
 Out: same

NOTES in circulation (2014-17)

NOTES (1985-92)(were redeemable till 31.12.2010)

COINS in circulation

Text Box: redeemable
Text Box: redeemable
Oval: to the rates
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NOTES in circulation (1999-2008)

ILS 200 (1999)(138*71mm)

ILS 100 (1999)(138*71mm)

ILS 50 (1999)(138*71mm)

ILS 20 (2008)(138*71 polymer)

ILS 20 (1999)(138*71mm)

NIS 20  polymerNIS 20  polymer

were redeemable until 31.12.2010 !!

were redeemable until 31.12.2010 !!

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes 

ILS 200, 100, 50, 20 (2014-17)

xx / xx %

in circulation

ILS 200, 100, 50, 20 (1999-2008)

xx / xx %

in circulation

ILS 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 1 (1985-1992)

NO !! 

redeemable till 31.12.2010

 

!!! 1984 notes and older are worthless !!!

worthless !!

Coins

new sheqalim 10, 5, 2, 1, 1/2; new agorot 10

xx / xx %

in circulation

 

new agorot 5, 1

?? / ?? %

redeemable

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

20 770

6 352 117

Hebrew (official)

Judaism 80.1 %

male 77.21

 

Jerusalem 695 500

Arabic

Islam 14.6 % (mostly Sunni)

female 81.55

2005 : 22 200 (44)

Tel Aviv 365 300

English

Christian 2,1 %, others

 

 

ILS 200 (16.2.1992)(138*76mm)

ILS 100 (19.8.1986)(138*76mm)

ILS 50 (4.9.1985)(138*76mm)

ILS 20 (2.4.1988)(138*76mm)

ILS 10 (4.9.1985)(138*76mm)

ILS 5 (4.9.1985)(138*76mm)

 

10 new sheqalim(23mm,7g)(Golda Meir)

10 new sheqalim(23mm,7g)(1995+)

5 new sheqalim(24mm,8.2g)(1990+)

5 new sheqalim(24mm,8.2g)(Levi Eshkol)

5 new sheqalim(24mm,8.2g)(Wizeman)

2 new sheqel(5.2g)(2007)

1 new sheqel(18mm,4g)(1985-94)

1 new sheqel(18mm,4g)(1994-95)

1 new sheqel(18mm,4g)(1988)

1/2 new sheqel(26mm,6.5g)(1985+)

1/2 new sheqel(26mm,6.5g)(Rothschild)

1 new sheqel(18mm,4g)Hanukakah

10 agorot (22mm,4g)(1985+)

10 agorot (22mm,4g)(1985+)

5 agorot (15mm,3g)(1985+)

1 agora (17mm,2g)(1985+)

ILS 200 (2014)(150*71μμ)

ILS 100 (2017)(143*71mm)

ILS 50 (2014)(136*71mm)

ILS 20 (2017)(129*71mm)