EMU deficit (-) of Finnish government, per cent of GDP 1995-2005*

  1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004* 2005*
Central government -9.0 -7.2 -3.7 -1.4 -0.8 3.4 2.0 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.8
Local government 1.3 0.9 -0.4 -0.1 -0.1 0.3 -0.4 -0.2 -0.5 -0.7 -0.7
Social security funds 3.8 3.3 2.8 3.2 3.1 3.4 3.6 3.0 2.5 2.4 2.6
     Of which:
     Employment
     pension institutions
3.3 3.4 3.3 3.2 2.9 3.2 3.5 3.0 2.7 2.7 2.6
    Other social security
     funds
0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.2 -0.1
EMU DEFICIT -3.9 -2.9 -1.3 1.6 2.2 7.1 5.2 4.3 2.5 2.1 2.6

* Preliminary

The figures concerning the years 1995-2004 are as reported in August 2005.
Updated time series 1975-2004 will be released on 31 March 2006.


Last updated 1.3.2006

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): General government deficit and debt [e-publication].
ISSN=1799-5914. 2005, EMU deficit (-) of Finnish government, per cent of GDP 1995-2005* . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.12.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/jali/2005/jali_2005_2006-03-01_tau_001_en.html