Greece - Government Budget Balance

Greece: Government Budget Balance

Unit Mil. EUR, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Quarterly 942 %
Data 2019 Q3 3,126
2019 Q2 300

Series Information

Source Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT)
Release Government Finances
Frequency Quarterly
Start Date 3/31/1999
End Date 9/30/2019

Greece: Government

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Gross External Debt 2019 Q4 443,280 443,604 Mil. EUR, NSA Quarterly
Outstanding Public Debt - Foreign 2019 Q4 298,955 306,067 Mil. EUR, NSA Quarterly
Government Budget Balance 2019 Q3 3,126 300 Mil. EUR, NSA Quarterly
Government Expenditures 2019 Q3 20,860 22,211 Mil. EUR, NSA Quarterly
Government Revenues 2019 Q3 23,986 22,511 Mil. EUR, NSA Quarterly
Outstanding Public Debt 2018 334,573 317,485 Mil. EUR Annual

Release Information

The quarterly non-financial accounts of General Government provide information on the aggregates constituting General Government revenue (i.e. taxes, social contributions, capital transfers, etc) and expenditure (i.e. compensation of employees, intermediate consumption, social benefits, interests payments, etc). This data also includes the analysis of Public Debt in the categories currency and deposits includes securities other than shares and loans, short-term and long-term. The data has been produced on the bases of the new Regulation ESA 2010 for the System of National Accounts.

It provides information on major economic indicators and time series compiled mostly by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT). The methods used to compile the quarterly data are consistent with the methods used to compile the annual. The sum of the four quarters is always equal to the annual observation.

The General Government (GG) quarterly non-financial Accounts are compiled for General Government (S13) and the following sub-sectors:

  • Central Government (S.1311)
  • Local Government (S.1313)
  • Social Security Funds - Public Hospitals (S.1314)

 Data are subject to revisions.