|Date||Rate (in INR)|
The Rand is the official currency of the Republic of South Africa. The rand is used as legal tender in Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland officially. The currency is represented by the symbol R and by the ISO code ZAR. Rand is subdivided into 100 cents. The banknotes and coins are issued and circulated by the South African Reserve Bank. The banknotes issued are 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 R and coins of 10, 20, 50c, 1, 2, 5 R. The South African rand has an exchange rate of 5-6 Indian Rupees. Find the live rates of ZAR against INR here.
South Africa is the third largest economy in Africa. The nation which once greatly suffered from the colour discrimination known as the apartheid and has evolved out of it. South Africa has a mixed economy as well as a mixed ethnic culture. The communities consist of Europeans, Asians and Africans. Hence the community is considered to be a rainbow community. South Africa has a large concentration of Indians. The economy of South Africa is mainly resource oriented. Mining is the key industrial activity in the country. Gold, platinum and other earth minerals. Of these Diamond, mining is a key industry in the country. The South African Rand in comparison with the United States Dollar has an exchange rate of 10-14 Rands with one USD.
The South African Rand is available in India due to the higher concentration of Indian communities in South Africa. Even more certain banks such as the state-run State Bank of India operates in South Africa. Hence the availability of the currency in India is out of the question.
|Currency||South African Rand|
|Nick Name||Buck, smeka, clips, bob, tom|
|Sub Units||Cent (c) ( 1 Rand= 100 Cents)|
|Notes||10, 20, 50, 100, 200 R|
|Coins||10, 20, 50c, 1, 2, 5 R|
|Valid in||South Africa, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland|
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