Government Finance

General government deficit/surplus and debt

General government deficit/surplus and debt

* preliminary data

Source:  Statistics Finland, General government deficit and debt

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Updated: 24.4.2019

Structure of taxation 1)

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018*
  At current prices, € million
Income taxes 30 797 31 479 32 371 32 934 34 404 34 505
Social security contributions 25 632 26 011 26 639 27 641 27 003 27 708
Taxes on property 2 599 2 719 3 017 3 066 3 459 3 349
Taxes on goods and services 29 430 29 572 29 729 31 223 31 848 33 294
Other taxes 230 246 246 262 235 218
Total 88 688 90 027 92 002 95 126 96 949 99 074
Tax rate, % relative to GDP 43,6 43,8 43,8 44,0 43,3 42,4

* preliminary data

1) Incl. general government and the institutions of the EU

Source:  Statistics Finland, Taxes and tax-like payments

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Updated: 22.3.2019

Public development cooperation

  Net disbursements      
  Bilateral cooperation Multilateral cooperation Total  % of gross national income
  € million € million € million  
1990 320,1 223,9 544,0 0,61
2000 235,6 166,9 402,4 0,30
2010 633,5 372,9 1 006,4 0,53
2011 615,7 395,5 1 011,2 0,51
2012 620,8 406,0 1 026,8 0,51
2013 618,0 463,1 1 081,1 0,53
2014 706,7 525,3 1 232,0 0,59
2015 629,1 532,0 1 161,1 *0,55
2016 579,5 376,7 956,2 *0,44
2017* 527,4 434,0 961,4 0,42

* preliminary data

Source:  Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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Updated: 7.12.2018

Main topic: Government Finance

Last updated 24 Apr 2019