National economy

General government deficit and debt

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on general government deficit and debt are part of national accounts and contain data on Finland's general government deficit and debt. These reports are part of the Excessive Deficit Procedure (EDP). The data are collected from several sources and published twice a year.


Statistics Finland

Key figures

General government EDP deficit (-) / EDP surplus (+), ratio to GDP, % 2022*

General government deficit and debt
Updated: 21/04/2023

Future releases


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General government deficit 2001-2022*

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General government debt 2001-2022*

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Referencing instructions

Referencing instructions

The statistical data released before 5.4.2022 can be found on the archive pages of the statistics.

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