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Portugal: 2016 deficit lowest since start of democracy

Page created: Wednesday, 12 April 2017 14:52 GMT

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Lisbon,, Apr. 12 (Lusa) – The budget deficit was 2.0% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2016, the Portuguese National Statistics Institute (INE) said on Wednesday, a downward revision of 0.1 percentage points, confirming the lowest deficit since the age of democracy started in 1974.

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