How do I perform a search on the ECB Data Portal?

The ECB Data Portal offers several ways to find data. Using the search bar is a quick and simple way to look for it. It can be found in the top-right corner of every page and on the main page.

When you have made an initial search, you will land on the search results page.

Search results page


You can find all related time series dimensions and the geographical areas below the time series title. You can also find some key data for your time series search results. These are:

  • Span of the time series
  • Latest observation value and its corresponding reference period
  • Last update for the time series
  • Time series code

Search results data


If you cannot find your data right away, you can sort and filter your results to find the data you are looking for.

For more information on using the filtering options on the ECB Data Portal, please see How can I refine my search results?.