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Federal Debt

Percent of GDP

NIPA: Net government saving.
Change in Federal Debt

Percent of GDP

Federal Surplus (+) / (-), Unified Basis

Billions of dollars, fiscal years

Federal Government Debt

Billions of dollars, end of month or fiscal year
Excludes Agency-issued debt

Held by Public Held by Private Investors
Total Public
Debt
Held by
Agencies
and Trusts
Total Federal
Reserve
Banks
Total Foreign
and
International
2014 17,824.1 5,039.3 12,784.8 2,767.3 10,333.2 6,069.2
2015 18,150.6 5,026.9 13,123.8 2,802.1 10,661.9 6,105.9
2016 19,573.4 5,395.7 14,177.8 2,830.1 11,709.9 6,158.1
2017 20,244.9 5,563.1 14,681.8 2,867.6 12,208.0 6,323.5
2013 March 16,771.4 4,848.9 11,922.5 1,796.0 10,114.8 5,725.0
June 16,738.3 4,831.8 11,906.6 1,936.6 9,964.9 5,595.0
September 16,738.2 4,757.2 11,981.0 2,072.3 9,904.0 5,652.8
December 17,156.1 4,996.8 12,355.2 2,208.8 10,146.6 5,792.6
2014 March 17,601.2 4,982.0 12,643.2 2,614.6 10,299.7 5,948.3
June 17,632.6 5,060.6 12,572.0 2,705.9 10,171.6 6,018.7
September 17,824.1 5,039.3 12,784.8 2,767.3 10,333.2 6,069.2
December 18,141.4 5,117.6 13,023.8 2,793.4 10,562.6 6,157.7
2015 March 18,152.1 5,061.9 13,090.2 2,797.5 10,630.8 6,172.6
June 18,152.0 5,077.0 13,075.0 2,798.5 10,615.5 6,163.1
September 18,150.6 5,026.9 13,123.8 2,802.1 10,661.9 6,105.9
December 18,922.2 5,222.3 13,699.9 2,810.1 11,211.0 6,146.2
2016 March 19,264.9 5,335.2 13,929.8 2,815.3 11,463.6 6,286.5
June 19,381.6 5,444.3 13,937.3 2,819.1 11,470.4 6,281.1
September 19,573.4 5,395.7 14,177.8 2,830.1 11,709.9 6,158.1
December 19,976.8 5,537.5 14,439.3 2,843.7 11,971.3 6,006.3
2017 March 19,846.4 5,472.0 14,374.5 2,859.1 11,905.3 6,079.0
June 19,844.6 5,473.7 14,370.9 2,864.1 11,901.1 6,171.6
September 20,244.9 5,563.1 14,681.8 2,867.6 12,208.0 6,323.5



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