VEF to AWG
Currency conversion rates from VEF to AWG
|1 VEF||1 AWG|
|5 VEF||5 AWG|
|10 VEF||10 AWG|
|20 VEF||20 AWG|
|50 VEF||50 AWG|
|100 VEF||100 AWG|
|250 VEF||250 AWG|
|500 VEF||500 AWG|
|1000 VEF||1000 AWG|
|2000 VEF||2000 AWG|
|5000 VEF||5000 AWG|
|10000 VEF||10000 AWG|
|1 AWG||1 VEF|
|5 AWG||5 VEF|
|10 AWG||10 VEF|
|20 AWG||20 VEF|
|50 AWG||50 VEF|
|100 AWG||100 VEF|
|250 AWG||250 VEF|
|500 AWG||500 VEF|
|1000 AWG||1000 VEF|
|2000 AWG||2000 VEF|
|5000 AWG||5000 VEF|
|10000 AWG||10000 VEF|
AWG - Aruban Florin (AWG)
The Aruban Florin is pegged to the US Dollar at 1.79 Florin = 1 USD. The Central Bank of Aruba issues the currerncy. Aruba is a 33-km long island in the southern Caribbean Sea, 27 km north of the coast of Venezuela and approximately 130 km east of the peninsula of Guajira in Colombia. Together with Bonaire and Curacao, it is part of a group known as the ABC islands of the Leeward Antilles, the southern island chain of the Lesser Antilles.
The Aruban Florin is the currency in Aruba (AW, ABW). The Aruban Florin is also known as the Aruba Guilder, and the Aruban Gulden. The symbol for AWG can be written Afl. The Aruban Florin is divided into 100 cents. The exchange rate for the Aruban Florin was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The AWG conversion factor has 3 significant digits.
- Aruba enjoys one of the highest living standards in the Caribbean region and has a low unemployment rate.
- Tourism and related activities account for about 75% of Aruba’s GNP. Most tourists are from Venezuela or the United States.
- Before the “Status Aparte”, when Aruba became a separate, completely autonomous country/state in the kingdom of the Netherlands, oil processing was the dominant industry in spite of the expanding tourism sector.
- Today the influence of the oil processing business is minimal. The agricultural and manufacturing sectors are also minimal.
- In 1986, the Aruban Florin replaced the Netherlands Antillean Guilder, inheriting its peg to the United States Dollar. Coins were introduced in denominations of 5, 10, 25 and 50 cents, as well as 1 and 2½ guilders. Later, the 5-florin note was replaced by a square coin and the 2½ guilder coin was discontinued.
- In 2005 the 5-florin note was replaced by a gold coin. All coins are struck in nickel-steel except the 5-guilder, which is a combination of copper and other metals. The 50-cent coin is the only square coin and is also known as the Yotin.
VEF - Venezuelan Bolívar (Bs.)
The Bolívar Fuerte has been the official currency of Venezuela since January 1, 2008. It is subdivided into 100 céntimos and replaced the Bolivar at the rate of Bs.F. 1 = Bs. 1,000 due to inflation.
The Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte is the currency in Venezuela (VE, VEN). The Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte is also known as Bolivars, and Bolívar. The symbol for VEF can be written Bs. F. The Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte is divided into 100 centimos. The exchange rate for the Venezuelan Bolivar Fuerte was last updated on August 23, 2018 from Bloomberg. The VEF conversion factor has 4 significant digits.
- The economy of Venezuela is largely based on the petroleum sector, which accounts for roughly a third of the GDP, around 80% of total exports, and more than half of government operating revenues.
- Venezuela is the fifth-largest member of OPEC by oil production.
- From the 1950s to the early 1980s the Venezuelan economy experienced a steady growth that attracted many immigrants.
- During the collapse of oil prices in the 1980s the economy contracted. With high oil prices and rising government expenditures, Venezuela's economy grew by 9% in 2007, but was expected to shrink by 2.9% in 2009 and further in 2010.
- Venezuela has one of the highest inflation rates in the world, averaging 29.1% in 2010, according to the CIA world fact book.
- The Bolivar was adopted by the monetary law of 1879, replacing the short-lived venezolano at a rate of 5 Bolivares = 1 Venezolano.
- Initially, the Bolívar was on the silver standard, equal to 4.5 g fine silver, following the principles of the Latin monetary union. The monetary law of 1887 made the gold Bolívar unlimited legal tender, and the gold standard came into full operation in 1910.
- Venezuela went off the gold standard in 1930, and in the 1934 the Bolívar exchange rate was fixed in terms of the US Dollar at a rate of 3.914 Bolivares = 1 USD.
- In 1937, it was revalued to 3.18 Bolivares = 1 USD, a rate which lasted until 1941.
- Until February 18, 1983, now called Black Friday by many Venezuelans, the Bolívar had been the most stable and internationally accepted currency.