Role of the central banking community within the European Statistics system

Presenter(s): Silke Stapel-Weber, ECB

e-mail(s): Silke.Stapel-Weber@ecb.europa.eu;

Date: 18 November 2021, 4:00 PM (CET)

Webinar aims

The webinar will present the European system of official statistics and the work and functioning of the central banking community.

Webinar learning outcomes

  • The importance of independence of official statistics
  • The role of central banks in the European Statistics system
  • The official statistics available at the ECB and the national central banks

Webinar content

The webinar discusses:

  • Economic and financial statistics
  • The collaborations among ECB, Eurostat and National central banks and statistics institutions
  • The challenges of micro-level statistics

Difficulty level


Prerequisites for the webinar

Curiosity and interest in statistics

Further reading and resources

European Central Bank (europa.eu)

Presentation material


Recording of the webinar