Statistical Press Release – Public debt – May 2020
In May 2020 public debt stood at €264.4 billion (Chart 1), a €2.3 billion increase from the end of April. This was mainly driven by an increase in debt securities (€2.3 billion), namely long term debt securities (Chart 2).
General government deposits increased by €0.1 billion, with public debt net of deposits increasing by €2.2 billion from the previous month, to a total of €239.2 billion.
Next update: 3 Aug. 2020