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Bahamian dollar
ISO 4217 Code BSD
User(s)  The Bahamas
 Turks and Caicos Islands (alongside the United States dollar from 25 May 2013)
Inflation 2.4%
Source The World Factbook, (2007 est.)
Pegged with U.S. dollar at par
Subunit
1/100 cent
Symbol B$
Coins
Freq. used 1, 5, 10, 25 cents
Rarely used 15 cents, 50 cents, 1 dollar, 2 dollars, 5 dollars
Banknotes
Freq. used $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Rarely used $1/2, $3

The dollar (sign: $; code: BSD) has been the currency of The Bahamas since 1966. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $. Sometimes it is abbreviated B$ to show it is different from other dollars. It is divided into 100 cents.

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