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USA: Household debt to GDP, in percent: For that indicator, The Bank for International Settlements provides data for the USA from 1960 to 2014. The average value for the USA during that period was 60.92 percent with a minumum of 40.5 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 97.8 percent in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The total outstanding debt of households to banks and other financial institutions as percent of GDP.