National Bank of Ukraine is one of the most important institutions engaged in
the production of the country's official statistics.
statistical function of the National Bank of Ukraine is based
on a legal mandate to collect all necessary and relevant data in order to
produce and disseminate impartial, reliable, appropriate, timely, consistent
and accessible statistics in the areas under the NBU’s responsibility.
the Law of Ukraine "On the National Bank of Ukraine", the National Bank of Ukraine shall collect, compile and
disseminate financial and external sector statistics, including:
and financial statistics (Other financial corporations surveys, deposits,
loans, interest rates set by deposit-taking corporations, securities, financial
accounts of the financial corporations sector);
balance of payments, international
investment position and external debt statistics; international reserves and exchange
rates; financial soundness indicators statistics.
produced by the National Bank of Ukraine comply with international standards,
methodology of the International Monetary Fund and best practices of the
central banks of the European Union.
National Bank of Ukraine attaches great importance to the quality of its
statistics. It therefore takes into consideration internationally agreed
quality standards, such as those formulated in the IMF’s Special Data
Dissemination Standard and Data Quality Assessment Framework, which are in turn
rooted in the UN’s Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics.
National Bank of Ukraine aims to perform its statistical function effectively
and to use resources efficiently when collecting, compiling and disseminating
statistics, while keeping the reporting burden on respondents to a minimum and
guaranteeing their privacy and protecting the confidentiality of the non-public
information they provide.
on forming and submission of reporting to the National Bank of Ukraine are specified in the Rules of Statistical Reporting to Be
Submitted to the National Bank of Ukraine. If necessary, the specified
requirements are reviewed and approved by the relevant legal acts of the
National Bank of Ukraine, which project is previously agreed
by the bank community.
The description of the requirements of the procedure for the statistical
reporting forming order is shown in the Register
of indicators (Ukr), which contains information
on identifiers and indicator names, metrics, units of measure, parameters,
consolidation level, unclassed indicator details, references to legal acts,
rules and particularities of indicator forming, file numbers, periodicity and
period of limitation for the filing, respondents (providers of statistical
reporting), control descriptions.
the performance of its activities, the National Bank of Ukraine uses
statistical data for monetary policy purposes, macro-prudential analysis, and
financial stability analysis.
organizations, national and foreign financial institutions, researchers,
financial analysts, politicians, journalists, students, and the general public can extensively use statistical information
prepared and disseminated by the National Bank of Ukraine in order to carry out
analysis and make projections for economic and financial developments.
data are disseminated both in a form of tables and in machine-readable
format via API.
the performance of its statistical function, the National Bank of Ukraine is
guided by the following principles: professional independence, the mandate to
collect data, adequacy of resources, commitment to
quality, statistical confidentiality, impartiality and objectivity.