Current data and changes compared with the previous period:

German debt ratio up in 2021 to 69.3%
The current figure: Maastricht debt ratio in 2021 is 69.3 per cent.

General government debt in Germany increased by €162 billion in 2021 to €2.476 trillion. This was largely a result of government support measures in the second year of the pandemic. The debt ratio, meaning the ratio of debt to gross domestic product, rose from 68.7% to 69.3%.

Green finance dashboard
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The system of indicators uses a number of data items to provide a quick overview over green finance in Germany and its latest developments. It distinguishes financial, real economic and climate-related indicators.

SDMX Web Service
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The Bundesbank’s web service offers a new procedure for automated downloads of large statistical datasets. In addition to the usual download options, the web service provides an interface for programmatic access.

Systems of indicators for the German property markets

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The two systems of indicators provide information on current developments in the German property markets. They are updated regularly at the beginning of March, June, September and December.

The German economy and the global economic environment at a glance

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Click on the links below for important information on the current economic situation in Germany and the global economic environment: