Statistical Press Release – Public debt – August 2020
In August 2020 public debt stood at €267.1 billion (Chart 1), a €2.4 billion increase from the end of July. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€2.6 billion) (Chart 2).
General government deposits increased by €5.4 billion, with public debt net of deposits decreasing by €2.9 billion from the previous month, to a total of €242.6 billion.
Next update: 2 Nov. 2020