An introduction to SDMX for data producers

In this course, you will learn about the Statistical Data and Metadata eXchange standard and how it is applied in the .Stat Suite context.

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The course, An introduction to SDMX for data producers, is designed for Data Producers (Methodology Adviser, Statistical Assistant, Statistician, Data Reporter…) as a way to introduce the SDMX standard and various concepts used in the .Stat Suite context.


  • Understand what is SDMX with a high-level overview of the standard.
  • Understand the business case for SDMX
  • Understand how to get started with SDMX.
  • Understand how to implement a few example SDMX use cases.

In each module you will be asked a few questions to help you remember the contents and reinforce your understanding.


Upon completing this course you will receive a certificate of completion.




New course available: Disseminating data with an optimised end-user experience.

Take your SDMX data modelling to the next level and learn how to support the preparation of disseminated structures and data for an optimal experience in the .Stat Suite Data Explorer for all types of audiences.

In this course you will:

  • Understand the user’s expectations.
  • Get prepared to disseminate.
  • Understand the Data Explorer ‘magic’.
  • Disseminate a dataflow step-by-step.
  • Learn about the main use cases.