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Franc of Djibouti

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  • Djibouti, Republic
  • Franc of Djibouti
  • Djibouti
  • of 23 180 sq. km
  • Arabian (state), French (state)
  • DJ (DJI) 262

Republic Djibouti Monetary unit is the franc Djibouti - FD , to equal 100 centimes and manufactured by the National bank of Djibouti. Now in a cash turn-over there are denominations of denomination of 500, 1000, 2000, 5000, 10 000 francs.

Till 1907 in territory of the French Coast Somalia francs France, Maria Terezii's thalers and Indian rupees addressed. Since 1907 the issuing right has been granted private French Indochina bank which manufactured for Somalia notes to 1945 g in francs France, since 1945 - in franc CFAs. The French Coast Somalia till 1949 was included into a franc area. Maria Terezii's thalers and Indian rupees have been withdrawn from circulation in 1943 Since March, 17th, 1949 the first national monetary unit - franc of Djibouti (Djibouti - an administrative center of Somalia) is entered.

After declaration of independence in 1977 the currency issue began to be carried out by exchequer of Djibouti. Since 1984 of function of issuing institute have passed to the National bank of Djibouti.

the Flag of Djibouti the Map of Djibouti
the Arms of Djibouti

On all token moneys of Djibouti there is a State Emblem of this African country which represents a round board, behind it the spear, along the edges of a board - the plotting of the hands keeping swords is possessed, over Board the star, above all composition towers is framed by a wreath.

Face side of 1000 francs of Djibouti
the Back of 1000 francs of Djibouti

On notes of Djibouti of the last issues 1997, 1999 and 2002 decorating is completely updated and protection against fakes is raised. The denomination of 5000 francs of Djibouti has prevailing violet shade. On face side the Central bank of Republic and politician Mahmud Harbi is represented. On the back - three dancing women with swords against a hilly terrain. President Hasan Guled Aptidon is represented on the right on a denomination of 10000 francs of Djibouti, in the center - diving wildlife. On the back, on the center the Central bank building.

Face side of 5000 francs of Djibouti
the Back of 5000 francs of Djibouti

It is updated 03.2012

Coins of Djibouti


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