# Convert number to word in indian currency

Discussion in 'Microsoft Excel Worksheet Functions' started by Sudipta Sen, Aug 8, 2009.

1. ### Sudipta SenGuest

want to convert number in indian currency

1,25,46,258,.63
Rupees One core twenty five lacs forty six thousand two hundred fifty eight
and sixty three paisa

Sudipta Sen, Aug 8, 2009

2. ### Bob PhillipsGuest

Try this as a UDF

Option Explicit

'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
Function SpellNumber(ByVal MyNumber, _
Optional incRupees As Boolean = True)
'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
Dim Crores, Lakhs, Rupees, Paise, Temp
Dim DecimalPlace As Long, Count As Long
Dim myLakhs, myCrores

ReDim Place(9) As String
Place(2) = " Thousand ": Place(3) = " Million "
Place(4) = " Billion ": Place(5) = " Trillion "

' String representation of amount.
MyNumber = Trim(Str(MyNumber))

' Position of decimal place 0 if none.
DecimalPlace = InStr(MyNumber, ".")

' Convert Paise and set MyNumber to Rupees amount.
If DecimalPlace > 0 Then
Paise = GetTens(Left(Mid(MyNumber, DecimalPlace + 1) & "00", 2))
MyNumber = Trim(Left(MyNumber, DecimalPlace - 1))
End If
myCrores = MyNumber \ 10000000
myLakhs = (MyNumber - myCrores * 10000000) \ 100000
MyNumber = MyNumber - myCrores * 10000000 - myLakhs * 100000

Count = 1
Do While myCrores <> ""
Temp = GetHundreds(Right(myCrores, 3))
If Temp <> "" Then Crores = Temp & Place(Count) & Crores
If Len(myCrores) > 3 Then
myCrores = Left(myCrores, Len(myCrores) - 3)
Else
myCrores = ""
End If
Count = Count + 1
Loop

Count = 1
Do While myLakhs <> ""
Temp = GetHundreds(Right(myLakhs, 3))
If Temp <> "" Then Lakhs = Temp & Place(Count) & Lakhs
If Len(myLakhs) > 3 Then
myLakhs = Left(myLakhs, Len(myLakhs) - 3)
Else
myLakhs = ""
End If
Count = Count + 1
Loop

Count = 1
Do While MyNumber <> ""
Temp = GetHundreds(Right(MyNumber, 3))
If Temp <> "" Then Rupees = Temp & Place(Count) & Rupees
If Len(MyNumber) > 3 Then
MyNumber = Left(MyNumber, Len(MyNumber) - 3)
Else
MyNumber = ""
End If
Count = Count + 1
Loop

Select Case Crores
Case "": Crores = ""
Case "One": Crores = " One Crore "
Case Else: Crores = Crores & " Crores "
End Select

Select Case Lakhs
Case "": Lakhs = ""
Case "One": Lakhs = " One Lakh "
Case Else: Lakhs = Lakhs & " Lakhs "
End Select

Select Case Rupees
Case "": Rupees = "Zero "
Case "One": Rupees = "One "
Case Else: Rupees = Rupees
End Select

Select Case Paise
Case "": Paise = " and Paise Zero Only "
Case "One": Paise = " and Paise One Only "
Case Else: Paise = " and Paise " & Paise & " Only "
End Select

SpellNumber = IIf(incRupees, "Rupees ", "") & Crores & Lakhs & Rupees &
Paise

End Function

'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
' Converts a number from 100-999 into text
Function GetHundreds(ByVal MyNumber)
'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
Dim Result As String
If Val(MyNumber) = 0 Then Exit Function
MyNumber = Right("000" & MyNumber, 3)
' Convert the hundreds place.
If Mid(MyNumber, 1, 1) <> "0" Then
Result = GetDigit(Mid(MyNumber, 1, 1)) & " Hundred "
End If
' Convert the tens and ones place.
If Mid(MyNumber, 2, 1) <> "0" Then
Result = Result & GetTens(Mid(MyNumber, 2))
Else
Result = Result & GetDigit(Mid(MyNumber, 3))
End If
GetHundreds = Result
End Function

'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
' Converts a number from 10 to 99 into text.
Function GetTens(TensText)
'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
Dim Result As String
Result = "" ' Null out the temporary function value.
If Val(Left(TensText, 1)) = 1 Then ' If value between 10-19...
Select Case Val(TensText)
Case 10: Result = "Ten"
Case 11: Result = "Eleven"
Case 12: Result = "Twelve"
Case 13: Result = "Thirteen"
Case 14: Result = "Fourteen"
Case 15: Result = "Fifteen"
Case 16: Result = "Sixteen"
Case 17: Result = "Seventeen"
Case 18: Result = "Eighteen"
Case 19: Result = "Nineteen"
Case Else
End Select
Else ' If value between 20-99...
Select Case Val(Left(TensText, 1))
Case 2: Result = "Twenty "
Case 3: Result = "Thirty "
Case 4: Result = "Forty "
Case 5: Result = "Fifty "
Case 6: Result = "Sixty "
Case 7: Result = "Seventy "
Case 8: Result = "Eighty "
Case 9: Result = "Ninety "
Case Else
End Select
Result = Result & GetDigit _
(Right(TensText, 1)) ' Retrieve ones place.
End If
GetTens = Result
End Function

'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
' Converts a number from 1 to 9 into text.
Function GetDigit(Digit)
'-----------------------------------------------------------­------
Select Case Val(Digit)
Case 1: GetDigit = "One"
Case 2: GetDigit = "Two"
Case 3: GetDigit = "Three"
Case 4: GetDigit = "Four"
Case 5: GetDigit = "Five"
Case 6: GetDigit = "Six"
Case 7: GetDigit = "Seven"
Case 8: GetDigit = "Eight"
Case 9: GetDigit = "Nine"
Case Else: GetDigit = ""
End Select
End Function

'-----------------------------------------------------------­------

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HTH

Bob

"Sudipta Sen" <> wrote in message
news:...
> want to convert number in indian currency
>
> 1,25,46,258,.63
> Rupees One core twenty five lacs forty six thousand two hundred fifty
> eight
> and sixty three paisa
>
>

Bob Phillips, Aug 8, 2009

3. ### Shane DevenshireGuest

Hi,

You can get free code to convert numerical entries to text, such as 123 to
One Hundred Twenty Three, at the following web site:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/213360

This is written for USD, but you should be able to convert it pretty easily.

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If this helps, please click the Yes button.

Cheers,
Shane Devenshire

"Sudipta Sen" wrote:

> want to convert number in indian currency
>
> 1,25,46,258,.63
> Rupees One core twenty five lacs forty six thousand two hundred fifty eight
> and sixty three paisa
>
>

Shane Devenshire, Aug 8, 2009

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