SDMX statistical guidelines and glossary

The SDMX statistical guidelines aim at providing general statistical governance as well as common ("cross-domain") concepts and code lists, a common classification of statistical domains and a common terminology.

SDMX glossary

The terminology used within SDMX is oriented to end users, ie statisticians. The main terms are also included in the BIS Glossary.

Validation and transformation language, VTL

Language used by statisticians to express logical validation rules and transformations on data, whether described as a dimensional table or as unit-record data.

Updated: 13 Apr 2021
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Validation and transformation language, VTL

Language used by statisticians to express logical validation rules and transformations on data, whether described as a dimensional table or as unit-record data.

Updated: 13 Apr 2021