Government debt; debt instruments, counterpart sector, valuation, sectorsFigures
Total government debt and debt in foreign currency. Debt instruments, counterpart sector, face- and market value, sectors.
Government Finance Statistics; key figuresFigures
Revenue and expenditure, net balance and debt of the general government sector, in million euros and as a pecentage of GDP.
Government; Balance and Maastricht debt, sectorsFigures
Balance and Maastricht debt in million euros and as percentage of GDP subdivided to subsectors of general government.
Key figures by sector; National AccountsFigures
Sector accounts; key figures Most important figures of institutional sectors
Sector accounts; seasonally adjusted data, National AccountsFigures
Transactions and balancing items of economic sectors Non seasonally adjusted and seasonally adjusted figures
Government balance deteriorating, but less than elsewhere in Western EuropeArticles
In 2020, the coronavirus crisis drained the government budgets of countries all across Europe.
Government deficit and debt according to EMU definitionsOther
The member states of the European Union have committed themselves to curbing government deficit and government debt.
Public deficit 27 billion euros in first nine months of 2020Articles
This year, the Dutch government spent 27 billion euros more than it received up through September.
Public deficit almost 15 billion euros in the first half yearArticles
In the first six months of 2020, the Dutch government spent nearly 15 billion euros more than it received. This was mainly due to measures implemented by the government to support the economy throughout the coronavirus crisis.
Dutch government surplus 14 billion euros in 2019Articles
In 2019 the public surplus amounted to 1.7 percent of GDP. Both revenues and expenditure rose sharply. Public debt at the end of 2019 amounted to 48.6 percent of GDP.
€14 bn government surplus after first three quartersArticles
The Dutch central government realised a budget surplus of more than 14 billion euros over the first three quarters of 2019.
General government surplus 1.8% of GDP in mid-2019Articles
In the first six months of 2019, the government had a budget surplus of 14 bn euros, as revenues increased more rapidly than expenditure.
Government budget surplus up to 1.5 percent in 2018Articles
The Dutch government achieved an 11 billion euro budget surplus in 2018, equivalent to 1.5 percent of gross domestic product (GDP). Government debt declined, just as in previous years, and stood at 52.4 percent of GDP by the end of 2018.
Budget surplus at 2.1 percent of GDP in Q3 2018Articles
Government revenues in the first three quarters of 2018 exceeded expenditure by almost 12 billion euros.
Budget surplus up to 1.9 percent of GDP in mid-2018Articles
Government revenues were nearly 5 billion euros higher in the first six months of 2018 than in the same period last year. This resulted in a year-on-year increase in the budget surplus, equivalent to 1.9 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), measured from Q3 2017 up to and including Q2 2018.