Net borrowing requirement

The Swedish Debt Office reports monthly results of the government's borrowing requirements in a press release.

  • December

    7 December 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in November

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 17.0 billion in November. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 18.7 billion. The difference is mainly explained by lower tax income.

  • November

    7 November 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in October

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 6.7 billion in October. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 5.8 billion. The difference is explained by higher tax income.

  • October

    6 October 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in September

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 8.4 billion in September. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 7.6 billion. The difference is explained by higher tax income as well as lower disbursements.

  • September

    7 September 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in August

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 39.1 billion in August. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 16.6 billion. The difference is explained by the fact that on-lending to the Riksbank was brought forward to July.

  • August

    7 August 2017Deficit for Swedish central government in July

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 10.1 billion in July. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 2.0 billion. The difference is due to higher net lending to government agencies, which to some extent was offset by a lower than expected primary borrowing requirement.

  • July

    7 July 2017Deficit for Swedish central government in June

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 13.0 billion in June. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 17.5 billion. The difference is due to lower net lending to government agencies.

  • June

    8 June 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in May

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 36.5 billion in May. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 34.0 billion. The difference is mainly due to higher income. This was partly offset by higher net lending to government agencies.

  • May

    8 May 2017Surplus for Swedish central government in April

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 4.3 billion in April. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 0.1 billion. The difference is due to lower disbursements and lower net lending to government agencies than calculated.