Large budget surplus and lower debt for the full year 2016

10 January 2017 - Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 85.3 billion in 2016. The Debt Office’s forecast from October was a surplus of SEK 79.7 billion. The difference is mainly explained by higher tax income. Large budget surplus and lower debt for the full year 2016


Central government debt and other figures

1 334 252 510 553 SEK

Government debt2016-12-30 

45 572 635 831 SEK

Guarantees & lending2016-10-31 

950 000 SEK

0.38 %

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Calendar

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    Feb2017
    09:30
    Sweden's Central Government Debt January 2017
  • 7
    Feb2017
    09:30
    Outcome of central government payments for January
  • 7
    Mar2017
    09:30
    Sweden's Central Government Debt February 2017

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.