Statistical Press Release – Public debt – January 2020
In January 2020 public debt stood at €252.1 billion (Chart 1), a €2.3 billion increase from the end of 2019. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities, partially offset by a decrease in Treasury certificates (Chart 2).
General government deposits rose by €2.9 billion, with public debt net of deposits decreasing by €0.5 billion from the previous month, to a total of €234.7 billion.
Next update: 1 Apr. 2020