HL7 Terminology
1.0.0 - Publication

This page is part of the HL7 Terminology (v1.0.0: Release) based on FHIR R4. The current version which supercedes this version is 2.1.0. For a full list of available versions, see the Directory of published versions



Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v3-Currency

The currency unit as defined in ISO 4217

OID:2.16.840.1.113883.1.11.17388 (for OID based terminology systems)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle


This value set is not used

Content Logical Definition

Logical Definition (CLD)



This value set contains 27 concepts

Expansion based on Currency v2.0.0 (CodeSystem)

All codes from system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v3-Currency

ARSArgentine PesoArgentine Peso, monetary currency of Argentina
AUDAustralian DollarAustralian Dollar, monetary currency of Australia
BRLBrazilian RealBrazilian Real, monetary currency of Brazil
CADCanadian DollarCanadian Dollar, monetary currency of Canada
CHFSwiss FrancSwiss Franc, monetary currency of Switzerland
CLFUnidades de FormentoUnidades de Formento, monetary currency of Chile
CNYYuan RenminbiYuan Renminbi, monetary currency of China
DEMDeutsche MarkDeutsche Mark, monetary currency of Germany
ESPSpanish PesetaSpanish Peseta, monetary currency of Spain
EUREuroEuro, monetary currency of European Union
FIMMarkkaMarkka, monetary currency of Finland
FRFFrench FrancFrench Franc, monetary currency of France
GBPPound SterlingPound Sterling, monetary currency of United Kingdom
ILSShekelShekel, monetary currency of Israel
INRIndian RupeeIndian Rupee, monetary currency of India
JPYYenYen, monetary currency of Japan
KRWWonWon, monetary currency of Korea (South)
MXNMexican Nuevo PesoMexican Nuevo Peso, monetary currency of Mexico
NLGNetherlands GuilderNetherlands Guilder, monetary currency of Netherlands
NZDNew Zealand DollarNew Zealand Dollar, monetary currency of New Zealand
PHPPhilippine PesoPhilippine Peso, monetary currency of Philippines
RURRussian RubleRussian Ruble, monetary currency of Russian Federation
THBBahtBaht, monetary currency of Thailand
TRLLiraLira, monetary currency of Turkey
TWDTaiwan DollarTaiwan Dollar, monetary currency of Taiwan
USDUS DollarUS Dollar, monetary currency of United States
ZARRandRand, monetary currency of South Africa

Explanation of the columns that may appear on this page:

Level A few code lists that FHIR defines are hierarchical - each code is assigned a level. In this scheme, some codes are under other codes, and imply that the code they are under also applies
Source The source of the definition of the code (when the value set draws in codes defined elsewhere)
Code The code (used as the code in the resource instance)
Display The display (used in the display element of a Coding). If there is no display, implementers should not simply display the code, but map the concept into their application
Definition An explanation of the meaning of the concept
Comments Additional notes about how to use the code


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