Statistical Press Release – Public debt – April 2020
In April 2020 public debt stood at €262.1 billion (Chart 1), a €7.3 billion increase from the end of March. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€7.2 billion), namely through a syndicated issue of a Treasury bond by the Portuguese Republic (€5 billion).
General government deposits increased by €5.3 billion, with public debt net of deposits increasing by €1.9 billion from the previous month, to a total of €237.1 billion.
Next update: 1 Jul. 2020