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Statistical Press Release – Public debt – February 2021

Today, Banco de Portugal publishes statistics, in BPstat, on public debt for February 2021.

In February, public debt stood at €274.1 billion (Chart 1), a €4.2 billion increase from the end of January. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€4.2 billion) (Chart 2).

General government deposits increased by €2.0 billion, with public debt net of deposits increasing by €2.2 billion from the previous month, to a total of €248.8 billion.

Next update: 3 May 2021