US Dollars: No wonder, the US Dollar is one of the most popular, powerful and wanted currency in the world.

It has been a central point of discussion all around the globe. As a Supreme Nation, the US dollar holds an extreme power valuing more than a fortune to many currencies. As the most powerful currency in the world, it is obvious that every country accepts it and deals moreover in it. Its universal nature can be trusted by the testimonials –185 recognized currencies by International Standards Organization very few are traded outside their countries. Listed as one of the three most traded currencies in the world along with the Euro and Yen, the USD makes up almost 64% of the global trade, thus, concluding it to be the de-facto global currency of the world. Every Indian is excited to know the value conversions of the US dollars for all the years since its independence in 1947. It would be interesting to see the journey of the dollar to rupee from 1947 to the latest.

Exchange Value of one Indian Rupee to one US Dollar and other currencies from 1947 to 2007

Currency ISO Code 1947 1949 1966   1995  1996 2000 2004 2006 2007
US Dollar USD 3.30 4.76 7.50 32.45 35.44 44.20 45.34 43.95 39.50
Bahraini Dinar BHD 13.35 91.75 91.24 117.78 120.39 120.40 109.59
Bangladeshi Takka BDT 0.84 0.84 0.77 0.66 0.63 0.57
Canadian Dollar CAD 5.90 23.63 26.00 30.28 34.91 41.09 42.92
Chinese Yuan CNY
Emirati Dirham AED
Euro EUR 42.41 44.40 41.52 56.38 64.12 68.03
New Zealand Dollar NZD  6.67  8.84  21.27  24.39  20.40  30.30  29.41  30.30
Japanese Yen JPY 6.6 0.01 2.08 32.66 32.96 41.79 41.87 38.93 35.00
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 17.80 115.5 114.5 144.9 153.3 155.5 144.6
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 1.55 1.55 2.07 12.97 14.11 11.84 11.91 12.36 11.98
Hong Kong Dollar HKD  0.8333  1.112  4.19  4.58  5.76  5.82  5.837  5.3
Pakistani Rupee PKR 1.33 1.08 0.95 0.80 0.77 0.75 0.67
British Pound GBP 13.33 13.33 17.76 51.14 55.38 68.11 83.06 80.63 76.38
Russian Ruble RUB 6.60 15.00 7.56 6.69 1.57
Saudi Riyal SAR 1.41
Singapore Dollar SGD 1.55 1.55 2.07 23.13 25.16 26.07 26.83 30.93 33.60
Srilankan Rupee LKR 1.33 0.63 0.64 0.58
Swiss Franc CHF 1.46 27.48
Australian Dollar AUD 5.33 27.69 26.07 33.28 34.02 34.60
Indonesian Rupiah IDR  37.01  69.35  66.10  187.39  197.25  202.19  221.11
South African Rand  
Korean Won KRW
Thai Baht THB

Exchange Value of 1 Indian Rupee to 1 US Dollar and other currencies 2007-2018

Currency ISO Code 2008 2009 2010 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
US Dollar USD 48.76 45.33 45.00 68.80 66.07 66.73 67.19 65.11 74.35
Bahraini Dinar BHD 115.65 128.60 121.60 155.95 164.55 170.6 178.3  188.83 198.23
Bangladeshi Takka BDT 0.71 0.66 0.68 0.80 0.88 0.84 0.85  0.85 0.89
Canadian Dollar CAD 44.59 52.17 44.39 56.88 49.53 47.94 52.32 50.21 57.45
Chinese Yuan CNY 7.53  7.18  6.91  11.13 9.93 10.19 10.15  9.94 10.75
Emirati Dirham AED  13.22  14.02  12.82  18.23  17.24 17.47 18.26 17.73 20.35
Euro EUR 60.59 65.69  60.59  77.93 70.21 72.60 75.84 73.53 85.82
New Zealand Dollar NZD  30.59 30.08 32.94 48.05  50.62 44.73 46.776  49.49  49.52
Japanese Yen JPY 42.27 51.73 52.23 60.07 57.79 53.01 62.36  0.59 0.66
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 161.7 167.7 159.2 206.5 214.3 213.1 222.4 227.23 246.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 13.02 13.72 14.22 18.59 18.65 16.47 16.37  15.83 17.95
Hong Kong Dollar HKD  6.22  6.24  5.89  7.56  7.87  8.277  8.65  8.39  9.12
Pakistani Rupee PKR 0.61 0.59 0.53 0.57 0.60 0.62 0.64  0.62 0.61
British Pound GBP 71.33 83.63 70.63 91.08 100.51 98.11 92.00 83.87 98.21
Russian Ruble RUB  1.75  1.59  1.52  2.033  1.77 1.05 0.99  1.16 1.13
Saudi Riyal SAR  19.82  13.73  12.57  17.86  16.33 17.11 17.88 17.33 19.92
Singapore Dollar SGD 34.51 41.27 33.58 46.84 45.86 46.67 48.86 47.70 53.81
Srilankan Rupee LKR  0.51  0.45  0.42 0.47 0.46 0.45 0.46  0.42 0.43
Swiss Franc CHF  45.25  46.65 43.95 66.95 66.71 66.70 68.40  67.43 65.48
Australian Dollar AUD 36.81 38.22 42.00 56.36 54.91 48.21 49.96 49.91 52.64
Indonesian Rupiah IDR  222.96 214.66 198.92 178.54 194.44 208.72 198.07 208  212
South African Rand ZAR  5.20 6.51 6.50  6.59 5.57 4.90 5.01 5.25 5.60
Korean Won KRW  0.063  0.040  0.039  0.061  0.059  0.059  0.060  0.057  0.065
Thai Baht THB  1.39  1.42 1.40  2.12  1.90  1.91  1.92  1.923  2.25

Source: “historical exchange rates”. fxtop.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18. FXHistory: historical currency exchange rates” (database). OANDA Corporation.  xe.com 

It has been a central point of discussion all around the globe. As a Supreme Nation, the US dollar holds an extreme power valuing more than a fortune to many currencies. As the most powerful currency in the world, it is obvious that every country accepts it and deals moreover in it. Its universal nature can be trusted by the testimonials –185 recognized currencies by International Standards Organization very few are traded outside their countries. Listed as one of the three most traded currencies in the world along with the Euro and Yen, the USD makes up almost 64% of the global trade, thus, concluding it to be the de-facto global currency of the world. Every Indian is excited to know the value conversions of the US dollars for all the years since its independence in 1947. It would be interesting to see the journey of the dollar to rupee from 1947 to the latest.

Introduction

What was the Value of USD to INR from 1947 till 2018?

Are you amongst those readers from around the world who’ve asked us about the highest or the lowest value of 1 USD to INR after 1947 till date? If yes, then trust us, your search finishes right here.

YEAR 1 USD TO INR YEAR 1 USD TO INR
1913 0.09 1982 9.46
1925 0.1 1983 10.1
1947 4.16 1984 11.36
1948 3.31 1985 12.37
1949 3.67 1986 12.61
1950 4.76 1987 12.96
1951 4.76 1988 13.92
1952 4.76 1989 16.23
1953 4.76 1990 17.5
1954 4.76 1991 22.74
1955 4.76 1992 25.92
1956 4.76 1993 30.49
1957 4.76 1994 31.37
1958 4.76 1995 32.43
1959 4.76 1996 35.43
1960 4.76 1997 36.31
1961 4.76 1998 41.26
1962 4.76 1999 43.06
1963 4.76 2000 44.94
1964 4.76 2001 47.19
1965 4.76 2002 48.61
1966 6.36 2003 46.58
1967 7.50 2004 45.32
1968 7.50 2005 44.1
1969 7.50 2006 45.31
1970 7.50 2007 41.35
1971 7.49 2008 43.51
1972 7.59 2009 48.41
1973 7.74 2010 45.73
1974 8.10 2011 46.67
1975 8.38 2012 53.44
1976 8.96 2013 56.57
1977 8.74 2014 62.33
1978 8.19 2015 62.97
1979 8.13 2016 66.46
1980 7.86 2017 67.79
1981 8.66 2018 70.09
16 Aug, 18 70.30 10, Oct, 18 74.35
18-03-19 68.85 26-03-19 68.955

Source: IMF, World Bank, OECD, Prof: Werner Antewelier, University of British Columbia

Exchange Value of one Indian Rupee to one US Dollar and other currencies from 1947 to 2007

Exchange Value of 1 Indian Rupee to 1 US Dollar and other currencies 2007-2018

Currency ISO Code 2008 2009 2010 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
US Dollar USD 48.76 45.33 45.00 68.80 66.07 66.73 67.19 65.11 74.35
Bahraini Dinar BHD 115.65 128.60 121.60 155.95 164.55 170.6 178.3  188.83 198.23
Bangladeshi Takka BDT 0.71 0.66 0.68 0.80 0.88 0.84 0.85  0.85 0.89
Canadian Dollar CAD 44.59 52.17 44.39 56.88 49.53 47.94 52.32 50.21 57.45
Chinese Yuan CNY 7.53  7.18  6.91  11.13 9.93 10.19 10.15  9.94 10.75
Emirati Dirham AED  13.22  14.02  12.82  18.23  17.24 17.47 18.26 17.73 20.35
Euro EUR 60.59 65.69  60.59  77.93 70.21 72.60 75.84 73.53 85.82
New Zealand Dollar NZD  30.59 30.08 32.94 48.05  50.62 44.73 46.776  49.49  49.52
Japanese Yen JPY 42.27 51.73 52.23 60.07 57.79 53.01 62.36  0.59 0.66
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 161.7 167.7 159.2 206.5 214.3 213.1 222.4 227.23 246.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 13.02 13.72 14.22 18.59 18.65 16.47 16.37  15.83 17.95
Hong Kong Dollar HKD  6.22  6.24  5.89  7.56  7.87  8.277  8.65  8.39  9.12
Pakistani Rupee PKR 0.61 0.59 0.53 0.57 0.60 0.62 0.64  0.62 0.61
British Pound GBP 71.33 83.63 70.63 91.08 100.51 98.11 92.00 83.87 98.21
Russian Ruble RUB  1.75  1.59  1.52  2.033  1.77 1.05 0.99  1.16 1.13
Saudi Riyal SAR  19.82  13.73  12.57  17.86  16.33 17.11 17.88 17.33 19.92
Singapore Dollar SGD 34.51 41.27 33.58 46.84 45.86 46.67 48.86 47.70 53.81
Srilankan Rupee LKR  0.51  0.45  0.42 0.47 0.46 0.45 0.46  0.42 0.43
Swiss Franc CHF  45.25  46.65 43.95 66.95 66.71 66.70 68.40  67.43 65.48
Australian Dollar AUD 36.81 38.22 42.00 56.36 54.91 48.21 49.96 49.91 52.64
Indonesian Rupiah IDR  222.96 214.66 198.92 178.54 194.44 208.72 198.07 208  212
South African Rand ZAR  5.20 6.51 6.50  6.59 5.57 4.90 5.01 5.25 5.60
Korean Won KRW  0.063  0.040  0.039  0.061  0.059  0.059  0.060  0.057  0.065
Thai Baht THB  1.39  1.42 1.40  2.12  1.90  1.91  1.92  1.923  2.25

Source: “historical exchange rates”. fxtop.com. Retrieved 2018-04-18. FXHistory: historical currency exchange rates” (database). OANDA Corporation.  xe.com 

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