Statistical Press Release – Public debt – February 2020
In February 2020 public debt stood at €255.4 billion (Chart 1), a €3.0 billion increase from the end of January. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€2.7 billion) and in Treasury certificates (€0.4 billion) (Chart 2).
General government deposits rose by €3.3 billion, with public debt net of deposits decreasing by €0.3 billion from the previous month, to a total of €234.7 billion.
Next update: 4 May 2020