Germany recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 2.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2022. source: Federal Statistical Office

Government Budget in Germany averaged -1.86 percent of GDP from 1995 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 1.90 percent of GDP in 2018 and a record low of -9.40 percent of GDP in 1995. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Government Budget - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Government Budget - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2023.

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Germany Government Budget

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2020-01-15 09:00 AM 2019 1.5% 1.9% 1.1%
2021-01-14 09:00 AM 2020 -4.8% 1.5% -7%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Government Budget -2.60 -3.70 percent of GDP Dec 2022
Government Spending 168.75 177.42 EUR Billion Mar 2023
Government Debt 2367251.02 2325357.07 EUR Million Dec 2022

Germany Government Budget
Government Budget is an itemized accounting of the payments received by government (taxes and other fees) and the payments made by government (purchases and transfer payments). A budget deficit occurs when an government spends more money than it takes in. The opposite of a budget deficit is a budget surplus.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-2.60 -3.70 1.90 -9.40 1995 - 2022 percent of GDP Yearly