Fiscal Balance in Portugal
The fiscal balance in Portugal averaged -3.1% of GDP in the decade to 2022, below the Euro Area average of -2.7% of GDP. The fiscal balance in Portugal was -0.3% of GDP in 2022. For more fiscal balance information, visit our dedicated page.
Portugal Fiscal Balance Chart
Portugal Fiscal Balance Data
|Fiscal Balance (% of GDP)
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