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Personal assets and Liabilities

These statistics are published yearly in a Danish press release, at the same time as the tables are updated in the StatBank. In the StatBank, these statistics can be found under Family distributed assets and liabilities. For further information, go to the subject page.

Release calendar

The publication date appears in the release calendar. The date is confirmed in the weeks before.

Release calendar access

The Release Calender can be accessed on our English website: Release Calender.

User access

Statistics are always published at 8:00 a.m. at the day announced in the release calendar. No one outside of Statistics Denmark can access the statistics before they are published.

News release

These statistics are published yearly in a Danish press release.


Publications are only available in Danish.

On-line database

The statistics are published in the StatBank under the subject Family distributed assets and liabilities in the following tables:

  • FORMUE7: Assets and liabilities per person by type of components, sex, age and time
  • FORMUE1: Net wealth by type of components, family type and time
  • FORMUE2: Net wealth by region, type of components and time
  • FORMUE3: Net wealth by deciles of equivalence weighted disoable income, type of components and time
  • FORMUE4: Net wealth by socioeconomic status, head of household, type of components and time
  • FORMUE5: Net wealth by ownership of dwelling , type of components and time

Wealth statistics regarding Pensions can be found in the following tables:

  • TJEN01: Accrued civil servant pension for active civil servants by sector, unit, sex, profession, ages groups and time
  • TJEN02: Accrued civil servant pension for retired civil servant by sector, unit, sex and time
  • PENS6: Value of pension schemes (except special schemes for public servants) by kind of pension, company type, unit, family type and time

Micro-data access

Researchers and other analysts from authorized Danish research institutions, can be granted access to the underlying micro-data by contacting Research Services. The micro-data is anonymized.


It's possible to order custom made tables by paying for the working hours needed to create them. Read about the terms and conditions on the website. The statistics have also been used for analyses (Danish only). - Household real-estate wealth - Parents purchasing homes for their children - Inequality in real estate ownership - Debt levels in Danish households?

It is possible to order custom-made tables based on the anonymized data by paying for the working hours needed to create them. Read more about it in the terms and conditions on the website, or contact DST Consulting.

Confidentiality - policy

Data Confidentiality Policy for Statistics Denmark is applied.

Confidentiality - data treatment

Christiansø is counted together with Bornholm. Besides this no special confidentiality measures are taken as the statistics are not published at a fully detailed level.

Documentation on methodology

Documentation on methodology is only available in Danish.

Quality documentation

Results from the quality evaluation of products and selected processes are available in detail for each statistics and in summary reports for the Working Group on Quality.