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Notes

Of the accounts of the Bank of Japan from February 1906 to June 1941, data for loans and discounts by the head office and branches (monthly balances) are provided.

The data source is Kinyu Yoryaku (Financial Data Summary), from the Bank of Japan Archives.

From February 1906 to March 1919, data for the head office (including data for foreign discount bills <February 1906 to October 1906>, purchased foreign bills <November 1906 to June 1911> and advances on foreign bills <July 1911 to March 1919> as components) and branches are posted.

From April 1919 to September 1923, data for the head office (advances on foreign bills), the head office (ordinary) and branches are posted.

From October 1923 to December 1927, data for the head office (advances on foreign bills), the head office (others) and branches are posted.

From January 1928 to December 1936, data for general/the head office, general/branches, advances on foreign bills, compensatory loans/the head office and compensatory loans/branches, as well as loans and discounts (sum total of general and compensatory loans) at branches are posted.

From January 1937 to June 1941, data for general/the head office, general/branches, advances on foreign bills, compensatory loans/the head office and compensatory loans/branches, as well as loans and discounts (general) at branches are posted.

The sum total of data for the head office and branches does not conform to the loans and discounts data posted in Nippon Ginko Hanki Hokoku (Semiannual Report of the Bank of Japan).