PKR (Rs)

Currency: Pakistani rupee

The Pakistani rupee is the official currency of Pakistan. One US dollar is worth around 158.00 PKR. The Pakistani rupee is the currency of Pakistan. It was first introduced in 1948, replacing the Indian rupee. The rupee is divided into 100 paisa. The currency is issued by the State Bank of Pakistan. The Pakistani rupee has been subject to high inflation, so banknotes are issued in denominations as high as 5,000 rupees. The Pakistani rupee is widely used in Pakistan and is often used for transactions in border areas.