South Korean won

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South Korean won
대한민국 원 (Korean)
Currency South Korea.jpg
ISO 4217
CodeKRW
Number410
Exponent0
Denominations
Subunit
1100jeon (전/錢)
Theoretical (not used)
Plural The language(s) of this currency do(es) not have a morphological plural distinction.
Symbol
Banknotes
Freq. used₩1,000, ₩5,000, ₩10,000, ₩50,000
Rarely used₩2,000
Coins
Freq. used₩100, ₩500
Rarely used₩1, ₩5, ₩10, ₩50
Demographics
User(s)Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea
Issuance
Central bank Bank of Korea
Website eng.bok.or.kr
Printer Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation
Website english.komsco.com
Mint Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation
Website english.komsco.com
Valuation
Inflation 1.3% (Feb 2016, Year-on-Year % Change)
Source , February 2016
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South Korean won exchange rate against U.S. dollar (from 1990) and Euro (from 1999).
Current KRW exchange rates
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Preceded by:
Korean yen
Ratio: at par
Currency of South Korea
1945 1953
Succeeded by:
South Korean hwan
Reason: inflation
Ratio: 1 hwan = 100 won
Preceded by:
South Korean hwan
Reason: inflation
Ratio: 1 won = 10 hwan
Currency of South Korea
1962
Succeeded by:
Current