External Debt (Total) - United States



External Debt (Total) of United States
Value & RankThe External Debt (Total) of United States is 15.7 ( trillions of $) with a global rank of 1.
United States compared to other CountriesThe External Debt (Total) of United States is similar to that of United Kingdom, Germany, France, Japan, Luxembourg, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, Switzerland with a respective External Debt (Total) of 9.6, 5.7, 5.4, 3.0, 2.9, 2.6, 2.3, 2.3, 2.2, 1.5 ( trillions of $) and a global rank of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.6 years growthUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 56.2 (%) in the last 6 years from (2006 to 2012).
Last 6 years averageUnited States had an average External Debt (Total) of 13.6 ( trillions of $) in the last 6 years from (2006 to 2012).
United States during the Great RecessionUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 39.2% during the Great RecessionUnited States since the end of the Great RecessionUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 12.2% since the end of the Great RecessionUnited States during the Iraq WarUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 951% during the Iraq WarUnited States since the end of the Iraq WarUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 6.59% since the end of the Iraq WarUnited States since the start of the War in AfghanistanUnited States's External Debt (Total) had a positive growth of 1,719% since the start of the War in Afghanistan
YearExternal Debt (Total) ( billions of $) - United States
1995862
20011,400
20058,837
200610,040
200713,430
200813,750
201013,980
201114,710
201215,680
External Debt (Total) of United States
Country NameGlobal RankExternal Debt (Total) ( trillions of $)
United States115.68
United Kingdom29.58
Germany35.72
France45.37
Japan53.02
Luxembourg62.94
Italy72.60
Netherlands82.35
Spain92.28
Ireland102.16
Switzerland111.54
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list of countries by External Debt (Total)
Datasource: Compile from multiple sources
CIA - The World Factbook
Workbank - World Development Indicators