Budget adjustment

Budget adjustment

The Federal Council made preliminary decisions to ensure a balanced budget in 2024.

2023 budget

2023 budget

Parliament adjusted and approved the 2023 budget on 8 December. Overall, there is a financing deficit of CHF 4.8 billion.

Fiscal equalization: definitive payments for 2023

Fiscal equalization: definitive payments for 2023

In 2023, the fiscal equalization payments will rise by CHF 290 million year on year to reach CHF 5.6 billion.

Second extrapolation for 2022

Second extrapolation for 2022

The Confederation is reckoning on a financing deficit of CHF 4.1 billion for this year.

Key topics

The rule not to spend more than you earn ensures a sustainable fiscal policy.

Debt brake

Publications

On this picture you can see some covers of a few publications of the Federal Finance Administration.

Various equalization mechanisms (e.g. resource equalization and cost compensation) reduce the cantonal differences and increase efficiency.

available in German, French and Italian

FFA vacancies

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Data centre

Are you looking for figures on the federal budget? You can view graphical data series in our data centre.

Datas


Term
2035
Amount
458.550 mn
Return
1.417%

Term
2049
Amount
250.650 mn
Return
1.305%

13.10.2022 / 2021 State indicators

Deficit/surplus ratio (% GDP)
-0.5%
Tax-to-GDP ratio (% GDP)
28.5%
General government expenditure ratio (% GDP)
35.2%
Debt ratio (% GDP)
27.5%

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