Economic Development

Important data on the development of the economy and the general public budget in Germany and the euro area:

Status: August 2022

202020212022 202020212022
- (real) rate of growth - account balance vs. GDP2.63.22.4 rate8.07.77.3 (HICP)
-4.3-3.7-2.5Budget balance vs. GDP-7.1-5.1-3.7
68.769.366.4Maastricht-Debt ratio99.297.494.7

Source: Federal Ministry of Finance monthly reports; figures for the coming year are forecasts by the EU Commission. (GDP = gross domestic product, HICP = harmonised index of consumer prices)

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