Performance of Currencies against USD in 2018

Source www.xe.com/currencytables/
Last Updated19 Feb 2019

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Currency of oil-rich nation Venezuela was worst performing currency of world in 2018. Venezuelan Bolívar has depreciated by over 25000% from 2.48 VES per USD in 20 Aug 2018 to 636.67 VES per USD 31 Dec 2018. Bolívar soberano became main currency of Venezuela in 20 Aug 2018 when it replaced bolívar fuerte (VEF) at a rate of 1 VES to 100,000 VEF due to hyperinflation.

Sudanese Pound and Argentine Peso are other two, which had weakened by over 100% against US Dollar. Next inline come, Angolan Kwanza (declined by 85.99%) and Turkish Lira (declined by 39.39%). Pakistani Rupee is asia's worst and world's 6th worst performing currency of 2018.

Out of 142 distinct currencies data available for, 13 had appreciated, 115 had depreciated and 14 was at same same exchange rate at the end of the year. Among appreciated currencies, five are from asia, three each are from europe and africa, and one each are from North America and South America.

Seychellois Rupee is best performing currency increasing its worth by 2.73%. Next four are currencies of Japan, Albania, Ukrain and Kenya. Out of seven, five gulf countries currencies was at same exchange rate.

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NoCurrency codeCurrency name01 Jan 2018 31 Dec 2018change (%)Continent
1USDUS Dollar1.00001.00000.0000North America
2EUREuro0.83330.87294.7562Europe
3GBPBritish Pound0.74100.78375.7579Europe
4INRIndian Rupee63.834169.60499.0403Asia
5AUDAustralian Dollar1.28081.419310.8085Oceania
6CADCanadian Dollar1.26271.36448.0535North America
7SGDSingapore Dollar1.33811.36231.8121Asia
8CHFSwiss Franc0.97470.98330.8827Europe
9MYRMalaysian Ringgit4.06064.13311.7849Asia
10JPYJapanese Yen112.6843109.7144-2.6355Asia
11CNYChinese Yuan Renminbi6.50676.87835.7107Asia
12NZDNew Zealand Dollar1.41051.49065.6839Oceania
13THBThai Baht32.559732.3196-0.7374Asia
14HUFHungarian Forint258.9534280.05338.1482Europe
15AEDEmirati Dirham3.67253.67250.0000Asia
16HKDHong Kong Dollar7.81377.83040.2131Asia
17MXNMexican Peso19.662819.6426-0.1030North America
18ZARSouth African Rand12.372514.385316.2678Africa
19PHPPhilippine Piso50.023552.49014.9309Asia
20SEKSwedish Krona8.19618.87018.2234Europe
21IDRIndonesian Rupiah13,551.447214,387.00876.1658Asia
22SARSaudi Arabian Riyal3.75003.75000.0000Asia
23BRLBrazilian Real3.31243.880917.1629South America
24TRYTurkish Lira3.79415.288539.3888Europe
25KESKenyan Shilling103.1946101.8851-1.2690Africa
26KRWSouth Korean Won1,067.36061,113.52164.3248Asia
27EGPEgyptian Pound17.782517.90970.7151Africa
28IQDIraqi Dinar1,190.83981,193.47820.2216Asia
29NOKNorwegian Krone8.20788.65345.4287Europe
30KWDKuwaiti Dinar0.30190.30340.5049Asia
31RUBRussian Ruble57.677269.366920.2676Europe
32DKKDanish Krone6.20526.51745.0319Europe
33PKRPakistani Rupee110.5922139.755126.3698Asia
34ILSIsraeli Shekel3.47683.73957.5576Asia
35PLNPolish Zloty3.48173.74677.6106Europe
36QARQatari Riyal3.64003.64000.0000Asia
37OMROmani Rial0.38450.38450.0000Asia
38COPColombian Peso2,984.41453,247.47778.8146South America
39CLPChilean Peso615.4969693.987712.7524South America
40TWDTaiwan New Dollar29.685930.61553.1314Asia
41ARSArgentine Peso18.603137.6539102.4072South America
42CZKCzech Koruna21.300122.46525.4703Europe
43VNDVietnamese Dong22,703.515723,151.08101.9713Asia
44MADMoroccan Dirham9.35049.56232.2661Africa
45JODJordanian Dinar0.70900.70900.0000Asia
46BHDBahraini Dinar0.37600.37600.0000Asia
47XOFCFA Franc546.6161572.61434.7562Africa
48LKRSri Lankan Rupee153.4904182.891519.1550Asia
49UAHUkrainian Hryvnia28.148527.7241-1.5076Europe
50NGNNigerian Naira359.9893363.58570.9990Africa
51TNDTunisian Dinar2.45552.960820.5769Africa
52UGXUgandan Shilling3,629.35603,715.69672.3790Africa
53RONRomanian Leu3.88764.06194.4841Europe
54BDTBangladeshi Taka83.153983.59520.5307Asia
55PENPeruvian Sol3.23763.38014.4020South America
56GELGeorgian Lari2.59902.67973.1034Europe
57XAFCentral African CFA Franc BEAC546.6161572.61434.7562Africa
58FJDFijian Dollar2.03912.14285.0888Oceania
59VESVenezuelan Bolívar2.4845636.679325,525.6391South America
60BYNBelarusian Ruble1.97602.16549.5828Europe
61HRKCroatian Kuna6.19636.46894.3979Europe
62UZSUzbekistani Som8,122.01048,334.74892.6193Asia
63BGNBulgarian Lev1.62981.70734.7562Europe
64DZDAlgerian Dinar114.8603118.65623.3048Asia
65IRRIranian Rial36,022.291741,995.458816.5819Asia
66DOPDominican Peso48.362050.45424.3263North America
67ISKIcelandic Krona103.5479116.281712.2975Europe
68CRCCosta Rican Colon569.5552600.33815.4047North America
69SYPSyrian Pound515.0125515.01280.0001Asia
70LYDLibyan Dinar1.36001.39922.8757Africa
71JMDJamaican Dollar124.5301127.39182.2981North America
72MURMauritian Rupee33.524334.26802.2183Africa
73GHSGhanaian Cedi4.53234.89718.0501Africa
74AOAAngolan Kwanza165.9209308.595585.9895Africa
75UYUUruguayan Peso28.763432.392812.6184South America
76AFNAfghan Afghani69.484075.30638.3793Asia
77LBPLebanese Pound1,507.50001,507.50000.0000Asia
78XPFCFP Franc99.4404104.17004.7562Oceania
79TTDTrinidadian Dollar6.76426.79950.5225North America
80TZSTanzanian Shilling2,244.74492,299.97412.4604Europe
81ALLAlbanian Lek110.8442108.0219-2.5462Europe
82XCDEast Caribbean Dollar2.70002.70250.0915North America
83GTQGuatemalan Quetzal7.34447.72925.2389North America
84NPRNepalese Rupee102.6134111.88999.0403Asia
85BOBBolivian Bolíviano6.91106.9105-0.0067South America
86ZWDZimbabwean Dollar361.9000361.90000.0000Africa
87BBDBarbadian or Bajan Dollar2.00002.00000.0000North America
88CUCCuban Convertible Peso1.00001.00000.0000North America
89LAKLao Kip8,317.24348,544.30272.7300Asia
90BNDBruneian Dollar1.33811.36231.8121Asia
91BWPBotswana Pula9.816710.71129.1119Africa
92HNLHonduran Lempira23.587024.37853.3556North America
93PYGParaguayan Guarani5,588.10045,929.77566.1143South America
94ETBEthiopian Birr27.342428.39243.8402Africa
95NADNamibian Dollar12.372514.385316.2678Africa
96PGKPapua New Guinean Kina3.21703.25031.0328Oceania
97SDGSudanese Pound7.010547.6478579.6671Africa
98MOPMacau Pataca8.04818.06530.2131Asia
99NIONicaraguan Cordoba30.785132.53225.6750North America
100BMDBermudian Dollar1.00001.00000.0000North America
101KZTKazakhstani Tenge332.3311384.466315.6877Asia
102PABPanamanian Balboa1.00001.00000.0000North America
103BAMBosnian Convertible Marka1.62981.70734.7562Europe
104GYDGuyanese Dollar207.1131208.84270.8351South America
105YERYemeni Rial250.3080250.2735-0.0138Asia
106MGAMalagasy Ariary3,239.71693,489.43957.7082Africa
107KYDCaymanian Dollar0.82000.82000.0000North America
108MZNMozambican Metical58.639161.58975.0316Africa
109RSDSerbian Dinar98.5882103.26724.7460Europe
110SCRSeychellois Rupee13.994413.6117-2.7346Africa
111AMDArmenian Dram483.2032483.74970.1131Europe
112SBDSolomon Islander Dollar7.76628.02883.3821Oceania
113AZNAzerbaijan Manat1.69951.6967-0.1654Europe
114SLLSierra Leonean Leone7,668.00078,526.958611.2018Africa
115TOPTongan Pa'anga2.19002.25432.9377Oceania
116BZDBelizean Dollar1.99942.01440.7504North America
117MWKMalawian Kwacha725.3059775.30186.8931Africa
118GMDGambian Dalasi47.658449.33403.5160Africa
119BIFBurundian Franc1,757.77531,804.44762.6552Africa
120SOSSomali Shilling578.5731579.44070.1499Africa
121HTGHaitian Gourde64.046477.343020.7609North America
122GNFGuinean Franc9,001.33169,197.72582.1818Africa
123MVRMaldivian Rufiyaa15.423515.45440.2006Asia
124MNTMongolian Tughrik2,429.15522,638.95708.6368Asia
125CDFCongolese Franc1,592.02361,621.22511.8342Africa
126STNSao Tomean Dobra20.561921.41684.1577Africa
127TJSTajikistani Somoni8.82649.42926.8301Asia
128KPWNorth Korean Won900.0508900.05850.0009Asia
129MMKBurmese Kyat1,360.99931,540.997613.2255Asia
130LSLBasotho Loti12.372514.385316.2678Africa
131LRDLiberian Dollar125.5409157.968625.8304Africa
132KGSKyrgyzstani Som69.130669.84991.0405Asia
133GIPGibraltar Pound0.74100.78375.7579Europe
134MDLMoldovan Leu17.098217.15440.3288Europe
135CUPCuban Peso26.500026.50000.0000North America
136KHRCambodian Riel4,043.24204,021.6842-0.5332Asia
137MKDMacedonian Denar51.274453.76924.8655Europe
138VUVNi-Vanuatu Vatu109.3119113.95364.2463Oceania
139MRUMauritanian Ouguiya35.431235.85051.1834Africa
140ANGDutch Guilder1.78961.78990.0144Europe
141SZLSwazi Lilangeni12.372514.385316.2678Africa
142CVECape Verdean Escudo91.889296.25964.7562Africa
143SRDSurinamese Dollar7.45587.45670.0130South America
144SVCSalvadoran Colon8.75008.75000.0000North America
145BSDBahamian Dollar1.00001.00000.0000North America
146XDRIMF Special Drawing Rights0.70200.71912.4458-
147RWFRwandan Franc853.0160874.84392.5589Africa
148AWGAruban or Dutch Guilder1.79001.79000.0000North America
149DJFDjiboutian Franc178.6957177.7820-0.5114Africa
150BTNBhutanese Ngultrum63.834169.60499.0403Asia
151KMFComorian Franc409.9621429.46074.7562Africa
152WSTSamoan Tala2.50962.61074.0289Oceania
153SPLSeborgan Luigino0.16670.16670.0000Europe
154ERNEritrean Nakfa15.000015.00000.0000Africa
155FKPFalkland Island Pound0.74100.78375.7579South America
156SHPSaint Helenian Pound0.74100.78375.7579Africa
157JEPJersey Pound0.74100.78375.7579Europe
158TMTTurkmenistani Manat3.50093.5000-0.0249Asia
159TVDTuvaluan Dollar1.28081.419310.8085Oceania
160IMPIsle of Man Pound0.74100.78375.7579Europe
161GGPGuernsey Pound0.74100.78375.7579Europe
162ZMWZambian Kwacha9.989511.932819.4535Africa
162XAUGold Ounce0.00080.00081.6160-
163XAGSilver Ounce0.05910.06469.3053-
164XPTPlatinum Ounce0.00110.001317.0484-
165XPDPalladium Ounce0.00090.0008-15.7313-

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