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PHP Exchange Rate & Foreign Reserve Currency

Requested from DOF by H. Lim at 08:37 PM on Mar 04, 2023.
Purpose: Senior High School Research
Date of Coverage: 01/01/1972 - 12/31/2022
Tracking no: #DOF-788241613832

Lim 08:37 PM, Mar 04, 2023

Hello, Department of Finance or BSP! I would like to request information regarding:

1. PHP/US Exchange Rates from 1972 to 2022.
2. Philippines' Foreign Reserve Currencies from 1972 (or after, depending on data available) to 2022, in US Dollars.
2.a. I would also like data for how many US Dollars we have as a reserve currency from 1972 (or after, depending on the data available) to 2022.

Monthly average data over the specified period is much appreciated if ever available. Thank you!

March 6, 2023

Dear Hugh Xyrus,


Thank you for your request dated Mar 04, 2023 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

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