April 2020

Chapter 4. Credit institutions and credit financial intermediaries

As from the current edition of the Statistical Bulletin, the structure of Tables 4.3, 4.53 and 4.83 has been changed in order to include the doubtful loans ratio. For this purpose, a column has been added in which the amount of doubtful loans is expressed as a percentage of total lending to other resident sectors.


Chapter 17. Balance of payments and international investment position

The Development Assistance Committee (DAC) List of Official Development Assistance (ODA) Recipients is incorporated into the positions and transactions of the breakdown of direct investment by economic and geographical area (tables be17.44 and be17.45).


Chapter 18. Customs statistics

With the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union, there has been a change in the Tables 18.3 and 18.5 of the Statistical Bulletin (and in tables 7.3, 7.4 and 7.5 of the Economic Indicators section) so that exports/dispatches and imports/arrivals will be published under the new definition of the European Union (EU27). The series under the EU28 definition can be obtained through the statistical information search tool BIESTOpens in a new window