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First quarter of 2019 Seasonally adjusted government deficit decreased to 0.5% of GDP in the euro area Down to 0.6% of GDP in the EU28
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 July 2019 In the first quarter of 2019, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 0.5% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 1.1% in the fourth quarter of 2018.
First quarter of 2019 compared with fourth quarter of 2018 Government debt up to 85.9% of GDP in euro area Up to 80.7% of GDP in EU28
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 July 2019 At the end of the first quarter of 2019, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA19) stood at 85.9%, compared with 85.1% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018.