Covid-19 statistical resources

This page collects the various statistical initiatives developed in response to the global Covid-19 outbreak and shares experiences, especially about the production, dissemination and use of official statistics. It includes various links to Covid-19 related statistical initiatives of interest to IFC members as well as information derived from IFC networks.

Covid-19 related webpages and documentation

International Institutions 

BIS Coronavirus (Covid-19) page
CCSA (Committee for the Coordination of Statistical Activities) How Covid-19 is changing the world: a statistical perspective
IAOS (International Association
of Official Statistics)
Official Statistics in the context of the Covid-19 crises
ILO - Statistics

COVID-19 and the world of work

COVID-19 impact on the collection of labour market statistics

IMF Special Series on COVID-19 - Statistical Issues
ISI  COVID-19 Resources
OECD

Tackling coronavirus (COVID-19)

OECD - PARIS21 Secretariat How PARIS21 is Supporting National Statistical Systems amid COVID-19
OECD Secretariat with participation of several IOs

Protected digital workspace for official statisticians

United Nations (UNSD)

Statistics · COVID-19 response

Statistics · UN COVID-19 Data Hub

UN - UNECE
(Europe)
Compilation of CPI in times of COVID-19
UN / ECA
(Africa)
Quick assessment of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Africa NSO operations
UN-ECLAC
(Latin America & the Caribbean)
Measures taken by National Statistical Offices to address the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
UN-ESCAP
(Asia and the Pacific)
Surveys under Lockdown; a pandemic lesson
World Bank Understanding the COVID-19 pandemic through data

Central banks and NSOs 

European Central Bank (ECB)


ECB (SSM) / Banking Supervision

ECB communication to reporting agents on the collection of statistical information in the context of COVID-19

Supervisory reporting measures in the context of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

IFRS 9 in the context of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

Eurostat / European Commission

Covid-19 and European statistics

COVID-19: support for statisticians > Guidelines and methodological notes

NSO France (INSEE) How INSEE intends to carry out its missions in the coming weeks
Bank of Portugal Follow the impact of COVID-19 on the Portuguese economy > Impact on companies and general government statistics
Central Bank of Ireland Behind the Data > How has the COVID-19 Pandemic Affected Daily Spending Patterns?
UK Government Statistical Service - ONS Top tips for quality assuring urgent pieces of ad-hoc statistical analysis
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) BLS COVID-19 Questions and Answers