Structure of government debt in the EU, 2013, Eurostat

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Press Release:  03 July 2014 - 3 Page(s)
2013   EU  Governement Debt

In 2013, in the EU28, 81% of government debt was financed by issuing securities (bills, bonds, etc. excluding shares and financial derivatives), 16% by loans and 4% by currency and deposits.

Original title:  In most EU Member States, securities other than shares were the main financial instrument in 2013