Manuals and Guides on Macroeconomic and Financial Statistics
|Real Sector Statistics||Brief Description|
|System of National Accounts (SNA) 2008|
Quarterly National Accounts Manual—Concepts, Data Sources, and Compilation Export and Import Price Index Manual
|Provides a comprehensive analytical framework for compiling national accounts data. The 2008 SNA, the fifth version of the SNA, updates the 1993 SNA. Provides guidance to help countries establish or strengthen quarterly national accounts that meet user needs (currently being updated).|
Contains detailed, comprehensive information and explanations for compiling the manuals
|Consumer Price Index Manual||Provides guidance on compilation of the consumer price index, which measures the rate at which the prices of consumer goods and services are changing over time.|
|Producer Price Index Manual||Provides guidance on compilation of producer price data, which measures the rate at which the prices of producer goods and services are changing over time.|
|Practical Guide to Producing Consumer Price Indices|
Handbook on Residential Property Price Indices
|Targets developing countries and focuses on practical solutions to the problems facing compilers of consumer price data in the developing world.|
Provides guidelines for the compilation of residential property price indices and explains the methods and best practices used to calculate this index.
|Government Finance Statistics||Brief Description|
|Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2014|
Quarterly Government Finance Statistics—Guide for Compilers and Users
|Provides an analytical framework for compiling government finance statistics to support fiscal analysis. GFSM 2014 updates GFSM 2001.|
Serves as a reference for compilers and users of government finance statistics.
|Public Sector Debt Statistics—Guide for Compilers and Users|
Government Finance Statistics: Compilation Guide for Developing Countries
|Provides guidance for the measurement, compilation, analytical use, and presentation of public sector debt statistics.|
Provides detailed information and guidance on how to gradually introduce the guidelines of the GFSM 2001 and best practices into the compilation and dis-semination of fiscal statistics.
|External Sector Statistics||Brief Description|
|Balance of Payments and International Investment Position|
Manual, sixth edition (BPM6) BPM6 Compilation Guide
|Provides analytical framework and guidance for collecting and compiling balance-of-payments and international investment position data. BPM6 published in 2009 updates the fifth edition that was released in 1993.|
Provides guidance on how the conceptual framework described in the BPM6 may be implemented in practice. BPM6 Guide updates the Balance of Payments Compilation Guide released in 1995.
|International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity: Guidelines for a Data Template 2013 External Debt Statistics: Guide for Compilers and Users||Provides operational advice to IMF members that subscribe to the Special Data Dissemination Standard regarding how to complete the prescribed (mandatory) monthly data template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity. Provides guidance for the measurement, compilation, analytical use, and presentation of external debt statistics.|
|International Transactions in Remittances: Guide for Compilers and Users||Provides practical guidance on the compilation of remittances based on the concepts set out in BPM6.|
|2015 Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey Guide||Provides guidance to assist economies in participating in the Coordinated Portfolio Investment Survey.|
|Monetary and Financial Statistics||Brief Description|
|Monetary and Financial Statistics Manual and Compilation Guide (2016)||Updates Monetary and Financial Statistics Manual (2000) and Monetary and Financial Statistics Compilation Guide (2008), and combines the two documents into one volume (prepublication draft now available).|
|Financial Soundness Indicators Compilation Guide (2006) Handbook on Securities Statistics (2015)||Provides analytical framework and guidance for the compilation and dissemination of financial soundness indicators.|
Develops a conceptual framework for presenting statistics to improve information on securities markets. Updates Handbook on Securities Statistics 2015 and combines the previous three separate volumes of this handbook.