NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Official Exchange Rate of the Belarusian Ruble Against Foreign Currencies and the Cost of a Currency Basket as at 11 December 2016

The currency basket value is calculated as the weighted geometric average of the two-way exchange rates of the Belarusian ruble against the US dollar (USD), the euro (EUR), and the Russian ruble (RUB) per one currency unit, with the weights being 0.3, 0.2, and 0.5 respectively. In other words, the currency basket value is calculated as the product of the values of the exchange rates of the Belarusian ruble against the US dollar (USD) to the power 0.3, the euro (EUR) to the power 0.2, and the Russian ruble (RUB) to the power 0.5.


Exchange rate
of the Belarusian ruble
against
Official exchange rateChanges from
31 December 2015, %
Changes from the previous
day of the exchange
rates setting, %*
currency basket0.2512-13.31 0.20
1 US Dollar1.9739-6.30 0.04
1 Euro2.0967-3.29 1.39
100 Russian Rubles3.1207-22.22 -0.17

The Belarusian ruble strengthening (+)      The Belarusian ruble weakening (-).



* The use is made of the currency basket value as at 31 December 2015 which is calculated employing new weighing coefficients.