Currency: Ugandan Shilling

The Ugandan Shilling is the official currency of Uganda. One US dollar is worth around 3,600.00 UGX. The Ugandan Shilling (UGX) is the currency of Uganda, which is situated in East Africa. It was first introduced in 1966, replacing the East African shilling. The shilling is subdivided into 100 cents. The Bank of Uganda is responsible for issuing and managing the currency. The shilling is widely used throughout the country and is accepted at most major businesses, including hotels, restaurants, and shops. The currency has experienced relatively little fluctuation in recent years, making it a stable currency in the region.