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Ireland records large decrease in debt to GDP ratio

Ireland recorded the largest decrease in its government debt to GDP ratio in the European Union at the end of the second quarter of 2015

23rd October, 2015
Ireland records large decrease in debt to GDP ratio

Ireland recorded the largest decrease in its government debt to GDP ratio in the European Union at the end of the second quarter of 2015, compared to the end of the second quarter 2014.

Ireland's debt to GDP ratio was -12.5 per cent in Q2 2015. Greece's ratio was -9.7 per cent, Malta's ratio was -5.8 per cent while Latvia had a rate of -5.7 per cent.

At the end of the second quarter, government debt in Ireland...

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