World Statistics Day (20 October 2020)

Statistics translate a constantly changing reality into figures. The world is changing, statistics are being adapted. 2020 had started like any other year, but by March, COVID-19 had come into our lives and everything changed. Statisticians faced unprecedented situations. They had to adapt quickly and face new challenges illustrated in the infographics below. World Statistics Day is an opportunity to highlight the work of all the Bank's staff members and to thank them for their contribution towards maintaining the production of high-quality statistics.