United States United States National Debt

Subscribe to our free email alert service

NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT United States 2019

Public debt went up in United States

In 2019 United States public debt was 20,805,203 million euros23,293,464 million dollars, has increased 2,157,6061,261,515 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 108.68% of United States GDP, a 1.79 percentage point rise from 2018, when it was 106.89% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of United States debt. It has risen since 2009 in global debt terms, when it was 8,996,663 million euros 12,534,763 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 86.75%.

According to the last data point published, United States per capita debt in 2019 was 63,341 euros70,917 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 57,047 euros 67,400 dollars, afterwards rising by 6,294 euros3,517 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 29,327 euros40,860 dollars .

The position of United States, as compared with the rest of the world, has worsened in 2019 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 178 in the list of debt to GDP and 186 in debt per capita, out of the 188 we publish.

In this page we show you the progression of the public debt in United States. You can see debt in other countries in Public debt and see all the information about United States in economy of United States.

United States: Evolution of debt
DateDebt (M.€.)Debt (M.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201920,805,20323,293,464108.68%63,341€70,917$
201818,647,59722,031,949106.89%57,047€67,400$
201718,300,11420,665,989105.75%56,283€63,560$
201618,058,09019,983,046106.60%55,885€61,843$
201517,199,67919,085,194104.64%53,599€59,475$
201413,784,43018,317,343104.51%43,271€57,500$
201313,251,10717,599,286104.85%41,907€55,658$
201213,017,54916,735,387103.32%41,457€53,298$
201111,149,35915,516,67599.83%35,774€49,787$
201010,789,42314,315,39595.49%34,878€46,276$
20098,996,66312,534,76386.75%29,327€40,860$
20087,374,07310,844,26873.71%24,249€35,661$
20076,818,1879,345,28064.67%22,634€31,024$
20067,062,7948,868,50364.20%23,670€29,722$
20056,856,3828,534,67465.47%23,201€28,881$
20046,495,1328,075,64566.12%22,182€27,580$
20035,938,9776,716,25258.62%20,472€23,151$
20026,424,1546,070,21555.50%22,335€21,105$
20016,279,1795,623,85953.15%22,035€19,735$
20005,905,5535,456,85553.03%20,930€19,339$
19995,334,4205,690,94158.88%19,117€20,395$
19985,678,17462.47%18,367€20,584$
19975,648,93765.62%18,243€20,719$
19965,510,35868.03%16,123€20,455$
19955,272,90468.80%15,136€19,802$
19945,071,77069.39%16,169€19,275$
19934,828,29870.19%15,863€18,576$
19924,486,29068.61%13,447€17,489$
19914,097,63466.37%13,075€16,197$
19903,706,53361.99%11,654€14,849$
19893,410,38560.28%12,538€13,817$
19883,159,25660.15%10,886€12,921$
19872,886,83559.28%10,314€11,915$
19862,640,30157.52%11,159€10,995$
19852,351,23354.09%12,928€9,882$
19842,000,68549.51%10,744€8,484$
19831,740,78947.85%8,326€7,446$
19821,504,57544.98%6,612€6,495$
19811,294,82440.33%5,041€5,643$
19801,178,73341.18%3,706€5,188$
United States: Evolution of debt as a percentage of GDP

United States: Evolution of debt in millions