The `oenb`

R packages provides tools to access statistical data via the web service of the Austrian central bank (Oesterreichische Nationalbank, OeNB).

A table of available data sets can be obtained with the function `oenb_toc`

. Its output contains the ID of the data set with a short description.

Each data set contains a series of indicators. The function `oenb_dataset`

can be used to obtain a table of available series for a given data set. Its output contains the position code of a series and a short description.

Many series are available in different forms. The function `oenb_attributes`

obtains a table of available query specifications of a given series.

Furthermore, series are available in different frequencies. The function `oenb_frequency`

can be used to obtain the available frequencies of a given series and the periods, for which data are available.

Series of a data set can be downloaded with the `oenb_data`

function.

Metadata on a specific series can be obtained with the function `oenb_metadata`

.