Debt of the general government according to the Maastricht definition – 4th Quarter 2008Debt of the general government according to the Maastricht definition - Fourth Quarter 2008

At the end of the fourth quarter of 2008, the public debt reached 1327.1 billion euros, a 42.9 billion euros rise compared to Q3 2008.

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No 88
Paru le : 31/03/2009
Prochaine parution le : 22/12/2017 at 08:45 - third quarter 2017
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  1. Commentaire
  2. Tableau

Commentaire

At the end of the fourth quarter of 2008, the public debt reached 1327.1 billion euros, a 42.9 billion euros rise compared to Q3 2008.

As a percentage of GDP, the debt amounted to 68.1%, +2.0 points compared to Q3 2008.

Tableau

Tableau 1 – The debt of the general government according to the Maastricht definition

(billion euros)
The debt of the general government according to the Maastricht definition
Q4 2007 Q1 2008 Q2 2008 Q3 2008 Q4 2008
General Government 1 208.8 1 249.8 1 268.5 1 284.2 1 327.1
of which: State 929.2 965.0 984.9 996.2 1 036.2
Central agencies 97.7 95.6 90.7 94.8 109.1
Local Government 136.7 133.0 132.8 134.3 146.7
Social security funds 45.2 56.1 60.2 59.0 35.1
  • Source: National Accounts - INSEE, DGFiP, Banque de France

Documentation

Methodology (pdf, 131 Ko)