SVC - Salvadoran Colon

The Salvadoran Colon is the currency of El Salvador. Our currency rankings show that the most popular Salvadoran Colon exchange rate is the SVC to USD rate. The currency code for Colones is SVC, and the currency symbol is $. Below, you'll find Salvadoran Colon rates and a currency converter. You can also subscribe to our currency newsletters with daily rates and analysis, read the Xe Currency Blog, or take SVC rates on the go with our Xe Currency Apps and website.

Notice: As of 2001, the Law of Monetary Integration allows the circulation of the US dollar (USD) in Salvador with a fixed exchange rate of 8.75 colones. The colon is still legal tender, however it is no longer in circulation and is rarely used.

Salvadoran Colon Stats

NameSalvadoran Colon
Symbol$
Minor unit1/100 = Centavo
Minor unit symbol¢
Inflation1.00%
Top SVC conversionSVC to USD
Top SVC chartSVC to USD chart

Salvadoran Colon Profile

CoinsFreq used: ¢5, ¢10, ¢25, ¢50, $1, $5
Rarely used: ¢1, ¢2, ¢3
Bank notesFreq used: $1, $2, $5, $10, $25, $50, $100, $200
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Live Currency Rates

CurrencyRateChange
EUR / USD1.20027
GBP / EUR1.15919
USD / JPY109.269
GBP / USD1.39135
USD / CHF0.912910
USD / CAD1.22615
EUR / JPY131.152
AUD / USD0.775045

Central Bank Rates

CurrencyInterest Rate
JPY-0.10%
CHF-0.75%
EUR0.00%
USD0.25%
CAD0.25%
AUD0.10%
NZD0.25%
GBP0.10%