How much every US man, women, and child owe as their fair share of US National Debt


 
Public Debt: $9,738,039,057,343.52
 
 
 
Intragovernmental Holdings$4,606,464,350,365.41
 
Total U.S. National Debt: $14,344,503,407,708.93
 
 
Question: Who owns the public debt?
Answer: Mutual funds, pension funds, foreign governments, foreign investors, American investors, etc.
 
Which Foreign governments own the most U.S. debt?
Answer: Here is the Top 10 (as of Apr/2011)
 
1. China, Mainland, $1152.5 billion dollars
2. Japan, $906.9 billion dollars
3. United Kingdom, $333.0 billion dollars
4. Oil Exporters*, $221.5 billion dollars
5. Brazil, $206.9 billion dollars
6. All Other, $199.0 billion dollars
7. Taiwan, $154.5 billion dollars
8. Carib Bnkng Ctrs**, $138.1 billion dollars
9. Russia, $125.4 billion dollars
10. Hong Kong, $122.4 billion dollars
 
*Includes oil exporting countries such as Saudi Arabia and Iran
**includes countries such as Bermuda and the Cayman Islands
 
 
Of the $4.3 trillion dollars of US debt that is owned by foreign governments, China and Japan own nearly half, as evidenced by this chart:
 
 
Growth of US Debt Over Past 50 Years
 
Current: $14,344,503,407,708.93
2004: $7,379,052,696,330.32
1999: $5,656,270,901,615.43
1994: $4,692,749,910,013.32
1989: $2,857,430,960,187.32
1984: $1,572,266,000,000.00
1979: $826,519,000,000.00
1974: $475,059,815,731.55
1969: $353,720,253,841.41
1964: $311,712,899,257.30
1959: $284,705,907,078.22
 

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A Generation X|Y'er that resides in beautiful San Diego, Ca.
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One Response to How much every US man, women, and child owe as their fair share of US National Debt

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