Federal finances at a glance

2017 results

Ordinary financing statement, financing of expenditure

in bn

2016 results

The Confederation ended 2017 with an ordinary financing surplus of 2.8 billion. Relative to the previous year, receipts soared by 5.4%; expenditure grew by 2.0%. The debt brake requirements were met. Based on the economic situation, a deficit of 0.6 billion would have been permitted. Gross debt rose by 1.0 billion during the year under review.


Last modification 22.03.2018

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