CHILE

(peso = 100 centavos)

174-CLP

Last 120 days

Text Box: 	The peso is the currency of Chile. The symbol used locally for it is $. Its ISO 4217 code is "CLP".
	The current peso was introduced in 1975, replacing the escudo at a rate of 1 peso = 1000 escudos.
	Banknotes currently in use are 1000, 2000, 5000, 10,000 and 20,000 pesos. All banknotes are printed on paper with the exception of the 2000 peso note which has been issued as a polymer banknote since September 2004.
Text Box: Import / Export restrictions:
	Foreign currency:
  In: free
 Out: free
	Local currency:
  In: free
 Out: free

NOTES in circulation (1978+)

REDEEMABLE WITHOUT TIME LIMIT 50 %

REDEEMABLE WITHOUT TIME LIMIT 50 %

REDEEMABLE WITHOUT TIME LIMIT 50 %

Oval: to the rates

 

NOTES and COINS we buy

buy / sell

% fixing

Valid till:

Notes 

CLP (pesos) 20 000, 10 000, 5 000, 2 000, 1 000 (1978+)

xx / xx %

in circulation

pesos 500, 100, 50, 10, 5 (1975+)

xx / xx %

redeemable

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coins

pesos 500, 100, 50, 10, 5, 1 (1981+)

xx / xx %

redeemable

 

 

 

 

Area

(sq km)

Population (2005)

Language/Ethnicity

Ethnicity / Religion

Life duration

GDP per capita

(world position)

748 800

16 134 219

white 95 %

Roman Catholic 89 %

male 73.3

2004 : 10 904 (55)

Santiago 4 372 800

amerindian 3 %

Protestant 11%

female 80.03

2005 : 11 300 (80)

Vina del mar 303 100

 

 

 

 

500 pesos (2000)(26 mm,6.5 g)

100 pesos (2001)(23.5 mm, 7.58 g)

100 pesos (1984)(27 mm, 9 g)

50 pesos (1981)(25 mm, 7 g)

10 pesos (1990)(21 mm, 3.5 g)

5 pesos (1992)(15.5 mm, 2.2 g)

 

1 peso (1992)(15.5 mm, 0.7 g)

 

pesos 10 000 (1989-92 similars)

pesos 5 000 (2010)

pesos 5 000 (1981+)(145*70mm)

pesos 2 000 (2010)

pesos 100 (1976+)(145*70mm)

pesos 50 (1975-81)

pesos 10 (1975-76)

pesos 5 (1975-76)

pesos 20 000 (2010)

pesos 20 000 (1998)(145*70mm)

pesos 10 000 (2010)

pesos 10 000 (1994+ similars)(145*70mm)

pesos 2 000 (2004)(145*70mm)

pesos 2 000 (1997-03)(145*70mm)

pesos 1 000 (2011)

pesos 1000 (1978+)(145*70mm)

pesos 500 (1977+)