Countries that use the lempiraThe lempira is an official national currency and used only in Honduras. 1 lempira is devided into 100 Centavos.
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1.00 lempiras = 0.041 US dollars
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Exchange rate history 10 HNL in USDThe graph shown here shows the exchange rate development from January 2017 to June 2023. The exchange rate for 10 HNL moved during this time from USD 0.43 to USD 0.41. In these 77 months it fell by 4.8 percent.
Lempira as currency
US dollar as currency
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Currency reserves for the lempiraAccording to the International Monetary Fund, the total broad money (M3) amounted to HNL 569.42 billion at the end of 2022. For currency hedging, reserves were held in a total amount of 235.21 billion lempiras. This corresponds to a ratio of 1:2.4. Or in other words, 10 of 24 lempiras are deposited with a countervalue, which is internationally already above average.
Approximately 1.13 billion lempiras (0.5%) of the currency reserves exist in gold reserves. The remainder consists of foreign currencies, special drawing rights in the International Monetary Fund and other reserve positions.
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SourcesAll conversion rates are based on data from the European Central Bank.
Data on currency and gold reserves are from the International Monetary Fund.