Surplus for Swedish central government in January

5 February 2016 - Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 17 billion in January. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 6 billion. The difference is mainly explained by a significant increase in preliminary tax payments. Surplus for Swedish central government in January

Central government debt and other figures

1 399 271 297 060 SEK

Government debt2016-01-29 

46 058 186 647 SEK

Guarantees & lending2015-11-30 

100 000 EUR

0.60 %



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    Basis for evaluation of central government debt 2015
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    Central government borrowing – forecast and analysis 2016:1
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    Sweden's Central Government Debt February 2016

The Swedish National Debt Office

The Debt Office plays a key role in the Swedish economy and in the financial market. Our operations contribute towards taxpayers money being used as efficiently as possible and the financial system remaining stable.