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Assets, debts

Sample Survey of Income and Expenditure

Composition of the gross financial assets of households on 1 January
Gross financial assetsGermanyFormer territory
of the Federal Republic1
New Länder and

1 Before the sample survey of income and expenditure 2013, West Berlin was part of the former territory of the Federal Republic and East Berlin was part of the New Länder.

Source: Sample Survey of Income and Expenditure.

Averages per household in Euro
Gross financial assets40,30047,70046,80043,50052,00051,10023,20028,70030,900
Life assurances, etc.11,70012,40011,00012,90013,60012,0005,9007,2007,400
Money lent to individuals700800800800800900300500500
Balances on savings accounts with building and loan associations2,4002,9003,2002,6003,1003,5001,9002,2002,200
Savings deposits7,3006,7007,0007,9007,2007,6004,7005,0004,900
Other assets with banks/savings banks7,80010,80012,5008,10011,40013,4006,1007,8009,300

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