Quarterly data on government deficit, Q1 2017, Eurostat

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Press Release:  20 July 2017 - 3 Page(s)
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Deficit  Euro Area  GDP

In the first quarter of 2017, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 0.9% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 1.1% in the fourth quarter of 2016. In the EU28, the deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.0%, a decrease compared with 1.2% in the previous quarter.