United States United States: Central government debt (% of GDP)


The data set "Central government debt (% of GDP)" for United States contains data from the year 1989 until 2016.
Debt is the entire stock of direct government fixed-term contractual obligations to others outstanding on a particular date. It includes domestic and foreign liabilities such as currency and money deposits, securities other than shares, and loans. It is the gross amount of government liabilities reduced by the amount of equity and financial derivatives held by the government. Because debt is a stock rather than a flow, it is measured as of a given date, usually the last day of the fiscal year.
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Central government debt (% of GDP)
99.8

General data

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Population, total 325,127,634
Area (sq. km) 9,831,510.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 18,569,100,000,000
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 57,467