Eurozone public debt rises to 93. 9 percent

(AGI) Brussels, July 22 - European public debt was 93.9 percentof GDP in the eurozone and 88 percent of GDP in the EU-28countries in the first quarter of 2014. The rise over theprevious quarter, when it was respectively 92.7 percent and87.2 percent, came after two consecutive declines. Greece wasthe most indebted, at 174.1 percent of GDP, followed by Italyat 135.6 percent and Portugal at 132.9 percent. . .

(AGI) Brussels, July 22 - European public debt was 93.9 percentof GDP in the eurozone and 88 percent of GDP in the EU-28countries in the first quarter of 2014. The rise over theprevious quarter, when it was respectively 92.7 percent and87.2 percent, came after two consecutive declines. Greece wasthe most indebted, at 174.1 percent of GDP, followed by Italyat 135.6 percent and Portugal at 132.9 percent. . .