Government debt in the USA, December, 2019
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from Q1 1960 to Q4 2019. The average value for the USA during that period was 5561478.84 Million local currency units U.S. Dollar with a minimum of 318170 Million local currency units U.S. Dollar in Q1 1960 and a maximum of 22140760 Million local currency units U.S. Dollar in Q4 2019.
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Measure: Million local currency units U.S. Dollar
Source: The Federal Reserve Bank
Definition: General government gross debt, also known as public debt, is the nominal (face) value of total gross debt outstanding at the end of the period and consolidated between and within the government subsectors. Only core debt instruments are included, defined here as comprising (i) currency and deposits; (ii) loans; and (iii) debt securities.