Net borrowing requirement

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

  • November

    7 November 2018Surplus for Swedish central government in October

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 3.1 billion in October. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 10.3 billion. The difference was mainly due to lower tax income than calculated.

  • October

    5 October 2018Surplus for Swedish central government in September

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 6.7 billion in September 2018. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 6.4 billion.

  • September

    7 September 2018Surplus for Swedish central government in August

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 24.9 billion in August. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 27.3 billion. The difference was mainly due to higher net lending to government agencies.

  • August

    7 August 2018Surplus for Swedish central government in July

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 15.7 billion in July. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 13.3 billion.

  • July

    6 July 2018Deficit for Swedish central government in June

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 17.3 billion in June. The Debt Office’s forecast was a deficit of SEK 18.9 billion. The difference was mainly due to lower net lending to government agencies.

  • April

    9 April 2018Surplus for Swedish central government in March

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 6.4 billion in March. The Debt Office’s forecast was a surplus of SEK 1.9 billion. The difference is mainly due to lower net lending to government agencies.

  • January

    9 January 2018Large surplus for Swedish central government in 2017

    Swedish central government payments resulted in a surplus of SEK 61.8 billion in 2017. The Debt Office's forecast in October was a surplus of SEK 28.3 billion. The difference is mainly explained by higher tax income than calculated.