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Canadian Money - Canadian Coins in Circulation

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These coins are currently circulating in Canada as money.

These coins are currently circulating in Canada as money.

Photo courtesy of Don's World Coin Gallery.

The monetary system of Canada is decimal based, with the primary unit of currency called the Dollar. The names and relative values of the coins depicted above are, from left to right:

  • One Cent - 1/100 of a Dollar
  • Five Cents - 5/100 of a Dollar
  • Ten Cents - 10/100 of a Dollar
  • Twenty Five Cents - 25/100 of a Dollar (aka 1/4, or Quarter Dollar)
  • Fifty Cents - 50/100 of a Dollar (aka 1/2, or Half Dollar)
  • One Dollar - 100/100, 1 full Dollar
  • Two Dollars - 200/100, 2 full Dollars

Please note that this listing only includes the coins in circulation. There will be paper money circulating as well.

Coin collectors who are looking for Canadian Coin Values will find them at Don's World Coin Gallery.
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