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Shilling (UGX) is the currency in Uganda

Facts about Shilling

  • Country:
    Uganda
  • Currency:
    Shilling
  • Currency code (ISO 4217):
    UGX
  • Short for the currency:
    Ush
  • Currency subunits:
    100 senti

The Ugandan shilling was introduced as currency in Uganda in 1987 replacing the former shilling from 1966. The currency is issued by the Bank of Uganda in 5 coins and 6 banknotes.

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Uganda is a republic in east Africa. Agriculture employs over 80% of the labor and the country is known for ecological farming. The export of coffee is important for the economy.

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