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European Commission - EUROSTAT

Third quarter of 2014 - Seasonally adjusted government deficit down to 2.3% of GDP in the euro area - Deficit falls slightly to 2.9% of GDP in the EU28

Brussels, 20 January 2015

In the third quarter of 2014, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 2.3% in the euro area (EA18), a decrease compared with 2.5% in the second quarter of 2014. In the EU28, the deficit to GDP ratio also fell slightly to 2.9% of GDP, from 3.0% in the previous quarter.


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STAT/15/3522

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