Structure of government debt in Europe

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2004 data
Economy and finance
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ECONOMY AND FINANCE
9/2006
Author
Sylvie VILLAUME
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Sub-sector breakdown ............. 2
Impact of consolidation
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Breakdown
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Breakdown by debt holder....... 4
Maturity breakdown .................. 5
Other aspects ............................ 6
St r uc t ur e of gover nm ent
debt in Eur ope
2004 dat a
This publication analyses the structure of government debt in Europe based
on a survey
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carried out during spring and summer of 2005.
Total government debt has been supplied to Eurostat in the context of the
Excessive Deficit Procedure.
At the end of 2004, the EU-25 overall government debt amounted to 63.4% of
GDP. This value is slightly over the 63.0% recorded at the end of 2003 and
the reference value of 60%.
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Figure 1: General government consolidated debt as percentage of GDP.
Source: EDP notifications.
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Manuscript completed on: 23.05.2006
Data extracted on: 31.01.2006
ISSN 1024-4298
Catalogue number: KS-NJ-06-009-EN-C
© European Communities, 2006