Statistical Press Release – Public debt - January 2019
In January 2019, public debt stood at €248.0 billion (Chart 1), a €3.0 billion increase from the end of 2018. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (Chart 2).
General government deposits rose by €3.9 billion, with public debt net of deposits decreasing by €0.9 billion from the previous month, to a total of €227.4 billion.
Next update: 1 Apr. 2019