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Open Data Room

  • In addition to access to aggregated or semi aggregated data time series on its statistics portal Webstat, the Banque de France provides researchers with a free access to granular data in its Open Data Room.
  • The request may be sent to the following address:

The Banque de France hosts research projects using its aggregate or granular data in its Open Data Room.

The Banque de France provides researchers with an access to its Open Data Room. The Open Data Room is equipped with workstation providing secure access to a large set of anonymised granular data and aggregate series collected or produced by the Banque de France.

  • The Open Data Room France is located in the premises of the Banque de France - Directorate General for Statistics, 37 rue du Louvre 75002 Paris.
  • The Open Data Room New-York is located in 400 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10017

The access to the Open Data Room and conditions of use are subject to a prior agreement by the Data Access Committee. The Committee brings together Banque de France officials and leading figures from the academic world. Please note that almost all the already expressed applications have met with a positive reception. The Committee shall decide on the basis of a short presentation of the research project and the accompanying request for data.

The data shall be made available free of charge as soon as the Committee gives its agreement. Researchers may bring pre-existing files to match the Banque de France's data. These files will be loaded into the Open Data Room.

In the Open Data Room, researchers will have access to information on companies, households and financial institutions.

Requests can be made now. Simply complete the form and send it to the following e-mail address:



Director General of Statistics

Updated on: 03/19/2019 16:51