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Statistical Press Release – Public debt – February 2020

Today, Banco de Portugal publishes statistics, in Table A.15 of the Statistical Bulletin and in BPstat, on public debt for 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