Public corporations; liabilities, controlling government sector


This table contains figures on the liabilities of public corporations for a given year.
Only public corporations that have liabilities of economically significant amounts are included; liabilities are economically significant when they are larger than 0.01% of GDP.
The liabilities consist of the following debt instruments: deposits, debt securities (short- and long-term) and loans (short- and long-term). The liabilities of the Dutch Central Bank (DNB) are not included in this table. Figures by controlling government subsector, and financial or other (loss or profit making) corporations are also available. All figures are based on balance sheets at the end of a given year. Publication of this table meets one of the requirements of Directive EU 2011/85, part of the Enhanced Economic Governance package ("Six Pack") adopted by the European Council in 2011.

Data available from: situation on 31 December 2017.

Status of the figures:
Figures for 2017 are provisional.

Changes as of 3 January 2019:
This is a new table.

When will new figures be published?
The provisional figures for 2018 and the definite figures for 2017 will be published at the end of December 2020.

Public corporations; liabilities, controlling government sector

Sectors Periods Liabilities in million eurosTotal liabilities (mln euro) Liabilities in million eurosFinancial corporations (mln euro) Liabilities in million eurosOther corporationsTotal other corporations (mln euro) Liabilities in million eurosOther corporationsLoss-making (mln euro) Liabilities in million eurosOther corporationsProfit-making (mln euro) Liabilities in % of GDPTotal liabilities (% of GDP) Liabilities in % of GDPFinancial corporations (% of GDP) Liabilities in % of GDPOther corporationsTotal other corporations (% of GDP) Liabilities in % of GDPOther corporationsLoss-making (% of GDP) Liabilities in % of GDPOther corporationsProfit-making (% of GDP)
General government 2017* 756,784 643,694 113,089 3,120 109,970 102.7 87.3 15.3 0.4 14.9
Central government 2017* 670,457 572,004 98,453 2,219 96,234 91.0 77.6 13.4 0.3 13.1
Local government 2017* 86,326 71,690 14,636 900 13,736 11.7 9.7 2.0 0.1 1.9
Social security funds 2017* 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Source: CBS.
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