Saudi riyal facts for kids
|ريال سعودي (Arabic)|
|ISO 4217 Code||SAR|
|Inflation||3% (December 2013)|
|Source||Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency, Jan 2014 est.|
|Pegged with||U.S. dollar (USD)
$1 USD = 3.75 SAR
|Symbol||SِAR or ر.س or ﷼|
|Coins||5, 10, 25, 50 halalas, 1 riyal, 2 riyals|
|Banknotes||1, 5, 10, 50, 100, 500 riyals|
The riyal has been Saudi Arabia's money since Saudi Arabia became a country. It was the currency of Hejaz before Saudi Arabia was a country.
The riyal is fixed to be the same as 0.266667 United States dollars.
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