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5 Dollars

Features

Country Canada
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 2001-2005
Value 5 Dollars
5 CAD = 3.76 USD
Currency Canadian dollar (1858-date)
Composition Paper
Size 152 × 70 mm
Shape Rectangular
References P# 101
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Texts in English and French. On the left side, the issuing institute and the coat of arms of Canada. The portrait is that of Sir Henry Charles Wilfrid Laurier, statesman, Canada's seventh Prime Minister from 1896 to 1911 and the first Francophone to hold this position. In the center is a front view of the West Block of the Parliament Buildings in Ottawa with a legend to his right. Below the legend is the note's face value "5" and above it a Canadian flag. The multicolored printing is dominated by blue/yellow.

Lettering:
BANK OF CANADA · BANQUE DU CANADA
OTTAWA
CE BILLET A COURS LEGAL / THIS NOTE IS LEGAL TENDER
5
CANADA
CINQ · FIVE
DOLLARS
THE WEST BLOCK OF PARLIAMENT · L'EDIFICE DE L'OUEST DU PARLEMENT
5
DEPUTY GOVERNOR SOUS-GOUVERNEUR GOUVERNEUR GOVERNOR
SIR WILFRID LAURIER PREMIER MINISTRE / PRIME MINISTER 1896-1911
EMISSION DE 2002 / ISSUE OF 2002

Reverse

The image depicts some of the sporting activities of the Canadian during winter: Children playing hockey, another boy sledding, and a final child learning to ice skate with an adult. In the middle is a bilingual quote.

Lettering:
5 - CANADA
Les hivers de mon enfance
étaient des saisons longues, longues.
Nous vivions en trois lieux:
l'école, l'église et la patinoire: mais
la vraie vie était sur la patinoire.
- Roch Carrier -
The winters of my childhood were
long, long seasons. We lived in
three places - the school, the church
and the skating rink - but our real life
was on the skating rink
5
IMPRIME EN 2001 / PRINTED IN 2001

Comments

Varieties :
Prefix "H" : Canadian Bank Note Company Limited
Prefix "A" : British American Bank Note Company Limited

Mention "Replacement" :
→ Notes that were issued to replace notes that were damaged or destroyed before they were put into circulation.

Printed in "2001 / 2003 / 2004 / 2005" :
→ In 2002, the Bank introduced the new $5 banknote (ISSUE OF 2002) but this note also bears the year of printing on the reverse (PRINTED IN 200X).



Knight/Dodge (Prefix: JHS) - Printed in 2001 - ULTRA RARE (Experimental banknote) :
→ "The Bank of Canada inadvertently issued a $5 note with this serial number [JHS] during a note exchange event to mark the launch of the new $5 note in March 2002. That note was part of the first print run of the Canadian Journey $5 note, and was genuine. While we cannot confirm wheather there may be more notes with the serial number prefix "JHS" in circulation, no evidence exists at this time to suggest so."

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
2001  89,300,000 6.81 Knight/Dodge - P#101a
2001  340,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: ANV 3060000 → ANV 3400000) - Replacement
2001  180,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: ANW 0000000 → ANW 0180000) - Replacement
2001  80,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: AOB 2240000 → AOB 2320000) - Replacement
2001  160,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: AOB 2440000 → AOB 2600000) - Replacement
2001  3,800,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: AOF)
2001  Knight/Dodge (Prefix: JHS) - RARE (Experimental banknote)
2001  60,000 Knight/Dodge (Préfixe: ANU) - RARE (Expiremental banknote)
2003  102,400,000 Knight/Dodge - P#101b
2003  400,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNH 5200000 → HNH 5600000) - Replacement
2003  180,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNH 6400000 → HNH 6580000) - Replacement
2003  240,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNH 7400000 → HNH 7640000) - Replacement
2003  440,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNH 9400000 → HNH 9840000) - Replacement
2003  20,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 2140000 → HNM 2160000) - Replacement
2003  40,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 2440000 → HNM 2480000) - Replacement
2003  40,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 2540000 → HNM 2580000) - Replacement
2003  280,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 2720000 → HNM 3000000) - Replacement
2003  60,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 3120000 → HNM 3180000) - Replacement
2003  100,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNM 9640000 → HNM 9740000) - Replacement
2003  40,000 Knight/Dodge (Prefix: HNN 0020000 → HNN 0060000) - Replacement
2004  18,918,000 Jenkins/Dodge - P#101c
2004  1,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNN 5845000 → HNN 5846000) - Replacement
2004  1,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNN 7350000 → HNN 7351000) - Replacement
2004  40,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNR 8800000 → HNR 8840000) - Replacement
2004  280,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNR 8920000 → HNR 9200000) - Replacement
2004  40,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNR 9280000 → HNR 9320000) - Replacement
2004  40,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNR 9440000 → HNR 9480000) - Replacement
2004  340,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNR 9560000 → HNR 9900000) - Replacement
2004  60,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNZ 5740000 → HNZ 5800000) - Replacement
2004  80,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNZ 6860000 → HNZ 6940000) - Replacement
2004  200,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HNZ 7400000 → HNZ 7600000) - Replacement
2004  20,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOG 0640000 → HOG 0660000) - Replacement
2004  120,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOG 0720000 → HOG 0840000) - Replacement
2004  20,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOG 9920000 → HOG 9940000) - Replacement
2005  20,428,000 Jenkins/Dodge - P#101d
2005  80,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 7060000 → HOH 7140000) - Replacement
2005  60,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9000000 → HOH 9060000) - Replacement
2005  40,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9120000 → HOH 9160000) - Replacement
2005  200,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9200000 → HOH 9400000) - Replacement
2005  240,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9440000 → HOH 9680000) - Replacement
2005  80,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9760000 → HOH 9840000) - Replacement
2005  120,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOH 9880000 → HOH 9999999) - Replacement
2005  80,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOL 7720000 → HOL 7800000) - Replacement
2005  160,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOL 7840000 → HOL 8000000) - Replacement
2005  160,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HON 3000000 → HON 3160000) - Replacement
2005  20,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOP 0920000 → HOP 0940000) - Replacement
2005  140,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOR 1340000 → HOR 1480000) - Replacement
2005  200,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOS 0800000 → HOS 1000000) - Replacement
2005  100,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOU 5900000 → HOU 6000000) - Replacement
2005  140,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOU 6860000 → HOU 7000000) - Replacement
2005  160,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOW 9840000 → HOW 9999999) - Replacement
2005  120,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOZ 3040000 → HOZ 3160000) - Replacement
2005  1,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HOZ 9952000 → HOZ 9953000) - Replacement
2005  1,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HPA 5952000 → HPA 5953000) - Replacement
2005  20,000 Jenkins/Dodge (Prefix: HPA 5960000 → HPA 5980000) - Replacement

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