We conduct economic research on a wide range of topics. This helps to improve policymaking, and so contributes to the well-being of all Ethiopians.


The National Bank of Ethiopia provide official statistics on the health of the economy. These statistics support all aspects of the NBE's work, including monetary policy, financial stability and banking supervision.

External Sector

Ethiopia’s balance of payments
Current Account

Exports of goods by main categories
Imports of goods by main categories
International trade in services
BOP income and capital account

Financial Account

Direct investments by Indicator
Direct investments by Country
Reserve assets

International investment position

External debt statistics