Statistical Press Release - Public debt - August 2018
In August 2018 public debt stood at €249.3 billion (Chart 1), up by €1.0 billion from the end of July. This increase was chiefly due to debt securities issued (Chart 2).
General government deposits rose by €3.8 billion, with public debt net of deposits decreasing by -€2.8 billion from the previous month, to a total of €224.9 billion.
Next update: 2 Nov. 2018