Kazakhstani Tenge (KZT) Profile

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Kazakhstani tenge symbol

1/100,  tïın (тиын)
Coins freq used: 
1 tenge, 2 tenge, 5 tenge, 10 tenge, 20 tenge, 50 tenge, 100 tenge
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200 tenge, 500 tenge, 1000 tenge, 2000 tenge, 5000 tenge, 10000 tenge
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The National Bank of Kazakhstan (
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The Kazakhstani Tenge (KZT) is the official currency of Kazakhstan. It is the legal tender used for all transactions within the country.


The Kazakhstani Tenge was introduced in 1993, replacing the Russian ruble as the official currency after Kazakhstan gained independence from the Soviet Union.

Kazakhstan is the largest landlocked country in the world, located in Central Asia, known for its vast steppes, diverse landscapes, and rich natural resources.

Coins and Banknotes:

The Kazakhstani Tenge is subdivided into 100 tiyn.


Coins currently in circulation are 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 tiyn, as well as 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 tenge.


The most commonly used banknotes are 200, 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, and 10,000 tenge.

Each banknote typically features important historical figures, landmarks, and symbols of Kazakhstan.