Table 17.4 :  EXCHANGE RATES, 2007 - 2008
(In Rufiyaa per foreign currency unit; end of period mid)
      2007 2008
Type of Currency cCrWm cnUj cTcpes cmesiD cCrWm cnUj cTcpes cmesiD cCrWm cnUj cTcpes cmesiD
  Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec   Mar Jun Sep Dec  
U.S dollar 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80 12.80
Japanese yen 0.12 0.11 0.11 0.12 0.12 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.12 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.15
Singapore dollar 7.43 7.34 7.41 7.64 7.61 7.47 7.47 7.66 7.89 8.04 8.07 8.30 8.44 8.30 8.54 8.83 9.24 9.36 8.98 8.78
Indian rupee 0.28 0.28 0.27 0.29 0.29 0.29 0.29 0.29 0.29 0.28 0.28 0.29 0.30 0.32 0.33 0.33 0.33 0.31 0.29 0.28
Sri Lankan rupee 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12
Great Britain Pound  23.12 23.05 22.60 24.26 23.51 22.85 22.64 22.40 22.03 23.47 23.86 25.07 25.05 25.17 25.35 25.81 25.14 24.83 23.24 18.94
Euro 15.40 15.31 15.44 16.97 16.21 15.17 15.25 15.17 15.19 16.07 16.08 16.75 16.90 16.92 17.70 18.45 19.42 19.43 18.39 17.68
 Annual percentage change 
U.S dollar 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Japanese yen 13.2 6.3 8.0 3.7 -0.4 1.2 -0.7 -6.0 -4.1 -1.0 -0.7 -1.6 -0.4 -5.6 2.1 4.3 18.4 14.2 7.4 26.8
Singapore dollar 4.7 1.1 3.5 4.0 2.4 1.9 0.8 0.4 3.7 7.5 8.0 8.3 7.0 3.3 5.8 6.3 9.4 12.8 5.1 -0.6
Indian rupee 6.1 3.6 -0.2 3.9 2.6 3.7 4.6 0.7 2.7 -2.0 -0.6 2.1 3.4 14.9 15.7 13.3 7.9 -5.9 -12.8 -16.5
Sri Lankan rupee -0.7 -2.2 -6.3 -7.5 -1.8 -0.3 2.1 7.8 2.0 1.3 4.3 -5.3 -5.7 -6.4 -9.7 -1.1 1.2 3.0 5.2 -2.6
Great Britain Pound  17.2 11.3 13.6 10.8 1.7 -0.8 0.2 -7.6 -6.3 2.7 5.4 11.9 13.7 7.3 6.3 3.0 0.3 -1.4 -8.3 -26.6
Euro 15.4 4.3 11.2 9.6 5.3 -0.9 -1.3 -10.6 -6.3 5.9 5.4 10.4 11.2 5.3 10.1 10.2 14.9 14.9 3.9 -4.2
Rf / SDR  (end of period; mid rate) 18.95 18.77 18.80 19.88 19.34 18.64 18.57 18.29 18.40 18.78 18.94 19.26 19.37 19.38 19.93 20.23 21.05 20.91 19.93 19.72
USD / SDR  (end of period; mid rate)  1.48 1.47 1.47 1.55   1.51 1.46 1.45 1.43   1.44 1.47 1.48 1.50   1.51 1.51 1.56 1.58   1.64 1.63 1.56 1.54  
Source: Maldives Monetary Authority.