Corona Account: total expenditure of €87.6 billion in 2020-2023
Less money was spent to combat the COVID-19 crisis in 2022 than budgeted. Expenditure will fall further in 2023. The Budget Memorandum for 2022 included expenditure of €19.9 billion, €3.4 billion less than foreseen on Accountability Day 2022. The Budget Memorandum includes €5.5 billion for corona measures in 2023.