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Excessive Deficit Procedure

Official statistics of Sweden

Upcoming publishing: 2023-04-21

The statistics show general government net lending/net borrowing and gross debt according to the rules in the Stability and Growth Pact. More information referring to government finances and the Excessive Deficit Procedure is available on Eurostat's website.

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General government finance surplus at SEK 44 billion in 2022


In 2022, general government net lending/net borrowing amounted to SEK 44 billion, which corresponds to 0,7 percent of GDP. This is an improvement with SEK 42 billion compared to 2021. The consolidated gross debt amounted to SEK 1 955 billion, 33 percent of GDP, which implies that Sweden meets the EU convergence requirements.

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