Household financial assets exceed their liabilities
Lithuania’s financial accounts for Q1 2017
Financial accounts data for Q1 2017 published today show that although household financial assets (EUR 35.5 billion) contracted by 0.6 per cent over the year, they are nearly three times greater than liabilities, which at the end of Q1 2017 amounted to EUR 10.7 billion. Liabilities decreased by 4.3 per cent over the year. Financial assets per capita made up EUR 10.8 thousand, while liabilities – only EUR 3.3 thousand.
For more information on financial accounts in the first quarter of 2017 see the Bank of Lithuania statistical release (107.6 KB ). Detailed data for Q1 is available on the Bank of Lithuania website (under Financial accounts statistics).