Sao Tome and Principe

(dobra = 100 centimos)

141-STD

Text Box: 	The dobra is the currency of São Tomé and Príncipe. It is abbreviated Db and is divided into 100 cêntimos. The dobra was introduced in 1977, replacing the escudo at par.
	The current notes - 5000, 10,000, 20,000 and 50,000 dobras were introduced in 1996, with the lower denomination notes being replaced by coins in 1997.	
	A new issue was issued in 2006 with upgraded security features. All notes bear the portrait of Rei Amador on the obverse.
	The Central Bank of São Tomé and Príncipe has redenominated the nationís currency (1000/1) in conjunction with the launch of its new banknote and coin series 
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free, must declare
 Out: up to amount imported and declared
	Local currency:
  In: forbidden
 Out: forbidden

NOTES in circulation (2018)

Oval: to the rates
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STD 200 (2018)

STD 100 (2018)

STD 50 (2018)

STD 20 (2018)

STD 10 (2018)

STD 5 (2018)

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COINS in circulation (2018)

previous Notes redeemable until??

STD 100 000 (2008)

STD 50 000 (1997)

STD 20 000 (1997)

STD 10 000 (1996)

STD 5 000 (1996)

STD 1 000 (1993)

STD 500 (1993)

2 000 dobras (1997)

1 000 dobras (1997)

500 dobras (1997)

250 dobras (1997)

100 dobras (1997)

previous Coins redeemable until??

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes

STD 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 (2018) (1000 new=1 old)

xx / xx %

in circulation

STD (dobras) 100 000, 50 000, 20 000, 10 000, 5 000 (1996+)††††††††††

xx / xx %

redeemable† until??

 

dobras 1 000, 500 (1993), replaced by coins in 1997††††

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coins

dobras 2, 1; centimes 50, 20, 10

xx / xx %

in circulation

 

dobras 2 000, 1 000, 500, 250, 100 (1997+)††

xx / xx %

redeemable† until??

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

1001

193 413

Portuguese

Christian 80 %

male 32.49

 

Sao Tome 53 300

 

 

female 33.98

2003 : 1 200 (205)

 

 

 

 

 

USD/STD(120 days)

latest (Apr 3)

lowest (Mar 30)

highest (Oct 19)

6970

6965

7660