The main goal of statistics in BiH is to present the circumstances in the most objective way, disseminate the data to users in a neutral and transparent way, focus on the events important to decision-makers and respect citizens’ right to access the public information.
There are three statistical institutions in BiH. In line with the Law on Statistics, the competent authority for BiH level is the Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BHAS), and for the entity level Institute for Statistics of Federation of BiH (FIS), and Institute for Statistics of Republika Srpska (RSIS). Central Bank of BiH (CBBiH) is responsible for monetary statistics, the balance of payment and other financial statistics in BiH.
Diagram: Statistical System of BiH