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
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Government debt as share of GDP2015-12-31
1 334 252 510 553 SEK
45 572 635 831 SEK
Guarantees & lending2016-10-31
950 000 SEK
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