Philippine Peso (PHP) Exchange Rates

ISO 4217 Code

PHP

Central Bank

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

Website

www.bsp.gov.ph

Official users

Philippines

Sub-unit

1/100 Centavos

Plural

Piso
Sentimo

Coins in use

25 Sentimo, 1, 5, 10 Piso

Banknotes in use

20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000 Piso

Rarely used coins

1, 5, 10 Sentimo

Rarely used banknotes

5, 10 Piso

Mint

The Security Plant Complex

Website

www.bsp.gov.ph

The Peso used today came into being in 1949 following the granting of independence from the United States, which had ruled the Philippines since 1901. Each Peso is subdivided into 100 Sentimo.