BSD to ZMK
Currency conversion rates from BSD to ZMK
|1 BSD||1 ZMK|
|5 BSD||5 ZMK|
|10 BSD||10 ZMK|
|20 BSD||20 ZMK|
|50 BSD||50 ZMK|
|100 BSD||100 ZMK|
|250 BSD||250 ZMK|
|500 BSD||500 ZMK|
|1000 BSD||1000 ZMK|
|2000 BSD||2000 ZMK|
|5000 BSD||5000 ZMK|
|10000 BSD||10000 ZMK|
|1 ZMK||1 BSD|
|5 ZMK||5 BSD|
|10 ZMK||10 BSD|
|20 ZMK||20 BSD|
|50 ZMK||50 BSD|
|100 ZMK||100 BSD|
|250 ZMK||250 BSD|
|500 ZMK||500 BSD|
|1000 ZMK||1000 BSD|
|2000 ZMK||2000 BSD|
|5000 ZMK||5000 BSD|
|10000 ZMK||10000 BSD|
BSD - Bahamian Dollar (BSD)
The official currency for the Bahamas is the Bahamian Dollar. The $ symbol is used for the Bahamian Dollar; the symbol B$ is used to distinguish it from other Dollar currencies. The Dollar is divided into 100 cents and is pegged to the US Dollar at par.
The Bahamian Dollar is the currency in Bahamas (BS, BHS). The symbol for BSD can be written B$. The Bahamian Dollar is divided into 100 cents. The exchange rate for the Bahamian Dollar was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The BSD conversion factor has 2 significant digits.
- The Bahamas economy is dependent on the tourism and offshore banking industries.
- The economy in the Bahamas is steady and stable.
- Constructions for hotels and resorts is booming, due to the large influx of tourists.
- The service industry contributes 90% of the total GDP. Agriculture and other industries account for the remainder.
- Top industries in the Bahamas are oil, rum, pharmaceuticals, banking, salt, aragonite, and tourism.
- Unemployment is estimated at 8%.
- Export products are vegetables, fruit, salt, animal products, mineral products, and rum.
- Import products are food, machinery, chemicals, and live animals.
- Agriculture is a small portion of the economy and the country is trying to obtain investors to develop agriculture in the Bahamas.
- Government spending is rated low and equals +/- 23% of the GDP.
- In 1966, the Bahamian Dollar replaced the British Pound Sterling and coins were introduced.
- In 1968, the Bahamas monetary authority started issuing paper money.
- In 1974, the Central Bank of the Bahamas became the official supplier of Bahamian banknotes.
- In 2005, the new version of the $10 banknote was introduced.
- Shortly after the release of the $10 banknote, one of the serial numbers was counterfeited. A warning was sent to all bank authorities in the Bahamas to be aware of the counterfeit when accepting $10 bills.
- Businesses in the Bahamas accept both the Bahamian Dollar and the US Dollar.
ZMK - Zambian Kwacha (1968–2012) (ZMK)
Zambian Kwacha (1968–2012)
The Zambian Kwacha is the currency of Zambia, issued by the Bank of Zambia. The name Kwacha derives from the Nyanja and Bemba word for "dawn", alluding to the Zambian nationalist slogan of a "new dawn of freedom".
The Old Zambian Kwacha is the currency in Zambia (ZM, ZMB). The symbol for ZMK can be written ZK. The Old Zambian Kwacha is divided into 100 ngwee. The exchange rate for the Old Zambian Kwacha was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The ZMK conversion factor has 4 significant digits.
- Zambia's economy has experienced strong growth in recent years, with real GDP growth more than 6% per year since 2005.
- Copper output has increased, thanks to copper mine privatization, higher copper prices and more foreign investment.
- Record high copper prices and a bumper maize crop in 2010 helped Zambia rebound quickly from the world economic slowdown that began in 2008.
- Poverty remains a significant problem in Zambia, despite its stronger economy. Almost 70% of Zambians live below the national poverty line (almost 80% in rural areas).
- Zambia ranks among the world's poorest nations in a variety of economic and social statistics and surveys: GDP per capita, competitiveness, life expectancy, infant mortality, and so on. A high birth rate and relatively high rate of HIV/AIDS put further strain on the economy.
- Zambia gained independence from Great Britain in 1964. In 1968, the Zambian Kwacha replaced the Pound at a rate of two Kwacha = 1 Pound.
- Kenneth Kaunda was the first president of Zambia in 1964, and stayed in office until 1991. During his regime, the value of the currency was fixed at a rate of approximately 1.2 Kwacha to 1 US Dollar. Until 1991, all Zambian banknotes featured a portrait of Kaunda on the obverse side (his image was later replaced by an African fish eagle).
- A severe economic crisis stemming from poor government oversight and overspending contributed to high inflation throughout the 1990s and 2000s. By 2006, it took 4,800 Kwacha to buy one US Dollar. The currency has more recently stabilized.