Statistical Press Release – Public debt – July 2020
In July 2020 public debt stood at €264.7 billion (Chart 1), a €4.9 billion increase from the end of June. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€4.6 billion) (Chart 2), namely through a syndicated issue of a Treasury bond by the Portuguese Republic (€4 billion).
General government deposits increased by €2.4 billion, with public debt net of deposits increasing by €2.5 billion from the previous month, to a total of €245.4 billion.
Next update: 1 Oct. 2020