Bahamian dollar facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBahamian dollar
|ISO 4217 Code||BSD|
|User(s)|| The Bahamas
Turks and Caicos Islands (alongside the United States dollar from 25 May 2013)
|Source||The World Factbook, (2007 est.)|
|Pegged with||U.S. dollar at par|
|Freq. used||1, 5, 10, 25 cents|
|Rarely used||15 cents, 50 cents, 1 dollar, 2 dollars, 5 dollars|
|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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