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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT United States 2020

Public debt went up in United States

In 2020 United States public debt was 24,497,338 million euros27,980,860 million dollars, has increased 3,790,4244,799,470 million since 2019.

This amount means that the debt in 2020 reached 133.92% of United States GDP, a 25.46 percentage point rise from 2019, when it was 108.46% of GDP.

If we check the tables we can see the evolution of United States debt. It has risen since 2010 in global debt terms, when it was 10,800,249 million euros 14,317,890 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 95.14%.

According to the last data point published, United States per capita debt in 2020 was 74,286 euros84,850 dollars per inhabitant. In 2019 it was 63,026 euros 70,557 dollars, afterwards rising by 11,260 euros14,293 dollars, and if we again check 2010 we can see that then the debt per person was 34,913 euros46,284 dollars .

The position of United States, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2020 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 177 in the list of debt to GDP and 188 in debt per capita, out of the 190 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
202024,497,33827,980,860133.92%€74,286$84,850
201920,706,91423,181,390108.46%€63,026$70,557
201818,608,04421,976,100107.06%€56,901$67,200
201718,274,95820,645,220105.98%€56,182$63,469
201618,059,59019,990,160106.93%€55,890$61,865
201517,209,41919,093,850104.88%€53,629$59,502
201413,799,09718,332,100104.45%€43,317$57,546
201313,252,10517,600,120104.49%€41,910$55,660
201213,030,98516,742,210103.00%€41,500$53,319
201111,149,03015,519,45099.49%€35,773$49,796
201010,800,24914,317,89095.14%€34,913$46,284
20098,987,14512,535,27086.58%€29,296$40,862
20087,373,62010,845,12073.43%€24,248$35,664
20076,819,2199,345,74064.57%€22,638$31,025
20067,063,3248,868,71064.19%€23,672$29,723
20056,860,4778,535,12065.46%€23,215$28,882
20046,492,4918,076,01066.10%€22,173$27,582
20035,937,2976,716,27058.62%€20,466$23,151
20026,418,9096,069,72055.54%€22,317$21,103
20016,279,4335,623,86053.15%€22,036$19,735
20005,908,2455,456,85553.03%€20,939$19,339
19995,339,5965,690,94158.88%€19,136$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