INFORMATION ABOUT COSTA RICAN COLON
We show the updated today’s value/price of Costa Rican colon (CRC).You can get the exchange from Costa Rican colon to another currency by introducing the value or amount of Costa Rican colon (CRC) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the Costa Rican colon’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE COSTA RICAN COLON
The Costa Rican colon was created in 1896 to replace the peso which circulated since 1821, after Costa Rica’s independence from Spain. The Costa Rican colon is the official currency of Costa Rica and it is used by approximately 4 million nine hundred thousand people. You can check the today value of the Costa Rican colon and check its price.
The Costa Rican colon is also denominated “peso”.
The Banco Central de Costa Rica is the organization which aims to control inflation, performs works in conjunction with the Consejo Nacional de Supervisión del Sistema Financiero to achieve its goals. It also handles the issuing and administration of bills and coins. Its mission is to maintain the internal and external stability of national currency and ensure its conversion to other currencies.
Countries that use the currency: Costa Rica
Name: COSTA RICAN COLON
Bills: 1000, 2000, 5000, 10.000, 20.000, 50.000 ₡
Coins: cents = 1/100 of one colon. 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500 ₡.
Issuing Agent: Banco Central de Costa Rica Web: http://www.bccr.fi.cr/