The public debt in the period from February to may, with a 48-billion euro amounted to 372 billion euro. That's according to figures published by the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) on Wednesday, has been published.
In both march and april ran up the deficit to 21 billion euros in may, plain that from time to time of up to 6 billion euros. The government gave billions to aid businesses that may be affected by measures taken in connection with the outbreak of the COVID-19.
"we NOW control a large uitgavepost" said chief economist Peter Hein van Mulligen of the CBS is in the details. Besides that, a lot of the more the money goes out, there will also be a lot less in the.
That revenue is the most in the last few months, hard to go back. Had the government in January to 32.1 billion euros in revenue, which in may was 30 billion euros, down by 2.1 billion dollars. "That is, for example, vat, income taxes and other taxes," said Van Mulligen.
now, The balance of income and expenditure was in may, at more than € 18 billion negative effect.