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BOP - Euro Area Balance of Payments and International Invetsment Position (discountinued)

  Data source

National Central Banks and/or National Statistics Offices and European Central Bank (ECB)

  Contact email address

Statistical Information Request Form

  Data presentation - Summary description

The concepts and definitions used in balance of payments (b.o.p.) and international investment position (i.i.p.) statistics are generally in line with the IMF Balance of Payments Manual (fifth edition, October 1993), the ECB Guideline of 16 July 2004 on the statistical reporting requirements of the ECB (ECB/2004/15), and Eurostat documents. Additional references about the methodologies and sources used in the euro area b.o.p. and i.i.p. statistics can be found in the ECB publication entitled" European Union balance of payments/international investment position statistical methods

  Time period

Monthly, quarterly and annual


non-adjusted as well as seasonally and working day adjusted

  Data validation

Manual checks

Verification of processing: Automatised FAME processing

Consistency with other indicator: Money and Banking; BIS

  Quality documentation

Annual Quality Report

  Coherence - cross domain

Money and Banking; BIS

  Release policy - release calendar

Statistical press releases of the Euro area balance of payments

  Metadata last update 10/DEC/2018 17:55:04

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Euro Area Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Statistics (discontinued)
Show/Hide section   BOP: BOP.M.I5.Y.4.993.N.A1.E

Title Complement Current account - Euro area 16 (fixed composition) vis-a-vis World (all entities) - Net transactions - Working day and seasonally adjusted
Series Key BOP.M.I5.Y.4.993.N.A1.E
ECB Last update 2011-04-19 10:11:54.0
Unit Millions of Euro
Reference area Euro area 16 (fixed composition) as of 1 January 2009 (I5)
Decimals Zero (0)
Collection indicator Summed through period (S)
BoP data collection basis Unspecified (Z)
Compilation Data converted using fixed exchange rates before accession to the euro area
Frequency Monthly