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  Catalog Download the series catalogue (complete list of series) of the dataset IRS (Public) (including the metadata): Excel 2013 or the earlier Excel versions.
 
ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION
  Title

Long-term interest rate statistics

  Data source

EU member-states and Bank for International Settlements (BIS).

  Contact email address

statistics@ecb.europa.eu

  Contact organisation unit

ECB Statistics

 
TECHNICAL INFORMATION
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$LTIR

 
SCOPE
  Data presentation - Summary description

The LTIR database contains statistics on interest rates for Member States that joined the EU, and a limited set of capital and money market interest rate statistics for EU candidate and Potential Candidate Countries. 

The data on Long-term Interest Rates for member-states that joined the EU prior 2001 are provided by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).

 
The domain of Interest Rate Statistics contains

  • the national central bank’s official rates, 
  • money market interest rates, 
  • capital market interest rates.

The database includes country level time series denominated in national currency and expressed in percentage per annum. 

Download the series catalogue (complete list of series) of the dataset IRS (Public) (including the metadata): Excel 2013 or the earlier Excel versions.

  Data presentation - Detailed description

The codes related to Interest Rate Statistics in the LTIR database follows the ECB_IRS1 key family structure definition. They are 30 characters long, each of the ten dimensions being separated by a dot. 

Position Dimension

Code list value (example)

1-3Key Family IdentifierIRS
5Frequencye.g. M (monthly)
7-8Reference Areae.g. BG (country code following the ISO convention)
10Interest rate typee.g. O (Official rates)
12-14Transaction typee.g. L20 (Deposits liabilities), A20 (Loans)
16-17Maturity Categorye.g. AA (total), MA (overnight)
19-22Counterpart Sectore.g. 2251 (Households), 0000 (unspecified sector)
24-26Currency of Transactione.g. BGN (Bulgarian Lev)
28Interest Rate Business Coveragee.g. N (new business), O (outstanding amounts)
30Interest Rate Type (fixed/variable)Z (unspecified)

Example: Long-term interest rate for convergence purposes for Czech Republic would be coded as: IRS.M.CZ.L.L40.CI.0000.CZK.N.Z

 
METHODOLOGICAL INFORMATION
  Time period

1990 to present

 
MISCELLANEOUS
  Last updated 05/NOV/2018 18:07:40

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Long-term interest rate statistics
Show/Hide section   IRS: IRS.M.MT.L.L40.CI.0000.EUR.N.Z

Title Complement Malta, Long-term interest rate for convergence purposes - Unspecified rate type, Debt security issued, 10 years maturity, New business coverage, denominated in Euro - Unspecified counterpart sector
Series Key IRS.M.MT.L.L40.CI.0000.EUR.N.Z
ECB Last update 2018-11-13 06:36:48.0
Unit Percent
Reference area Malta (MT)
Title Long-term interest rate for convergence purposes - 10 years maturity, denominated in Euro - Malta
Decimals Two (2)
Collection indicator Average of observations through period (A)
Publications Interest Rate Statistics: Table in chapter 01, section 01 (T0101)
Frequency Monthly