COLOMBIA

(peso = 100 centavos)

98-COP

Text Box: 	The peso is the currency of the Republic of Colombia. Its ISO 4217 code is COP and it is also informally abbreviated as COL$. The peso symbol is $.
	A $1000 coin was created in November 1996, but due to massive counterfeiting problems was withdrawn by stages, and at 2007 it`s extremely rare to see $1000 coins circulating, and are generally rejected by most commercial establishments.
	New series notes was released in 2016, including 100 000 pesos note
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: declaration if more than 7 000 USD or equivalent
 Out: up to amount imported and declared
	Local currency:
  In: up to 2 546 227 COP(1000 USD)
 Out: up to 2 546 227 COP(1000 USD)

NOTES in circulation (2016+)

Oval: to the rates

1000 peso (1996+)(21.67mm, 7.3g)

500 peso (1993+)(23.5mm, 7.43g)

200 peso (1994+)(24.4mm, 1.7g)

100 peso (1992+)(23mm, 5.31g)

50 peso (1989+)

20 peso (1989+)

20 peso (2004+)(17.2mm, 2g)

10 peso (1989+)

5 peso (1989+)

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100 000 COP (2016)

50 000 COP (2016,18)

20 000 COP (2016,18)

10 000 COP (2016)

5 000 COP (2016)

2 000 COP (2016)

NOTES in circulation (1995-2013)

Coins in circulation (2012)

COP 50 000 (2000+) similar

COP 20 000 (1996+) similar

COP 10 000 (1995+) similar

COP 5 000 (1997+) similar

COP 2 000 (1996+) similar

COP 10 000 (1996+) similar

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes

COP 100 000, 50 000, 20 000, 10 000, 5 000, 2 000 (2016+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

COP 50 000, 20 000, 10 000, 5 000, 2 000, 1 000 (1995-2013)

xx / xx %

in circulation

older pesos 10 000, 5 000, 2 000, 1 000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1

xx / xx %

redeemable

(all notes El Banco de la Republica - 1923+ should be redeemable)

 

redeemable?

Coins

pesos 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50 (2012)

xx / xx %

in circulation

pesos 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 (1989+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

older coins (1967+)

xx / xx %

redeemable?

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

1 138 900

43 593 048

Spanish

Roman Catholic 90 %

male 67.88

 

Bogota 6 837 800

 

 

female 75.7

2005 : 7 100 (111)

Cali 2 283 200