Surplus for Swedish central government in August

7 syyskuuta 2018 - 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. Surplus for Swedish central government in August

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    Proposed guidelines for central government debt management
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    Outcome of central government payments for September
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    Sweden's Central Government Debt September 2018

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Guidelines for 2018

The guideline decision for the management of the central government debt in 2018.

Sweden to extend maturity of central government debt

Graph over general government gross debt as percentage of GDP

International comparison

Sweden's general government gross debt is about 40 % of GDP, compared with over 90 % in the euro zone.

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