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NATIONAL PUBLIC DEBT United States 2019

Public debt went up in United States

In 2019 United States public debt was 20,711,588 million euros23,188,590 million dollars, has increased 2,114,4551,216,300 million since 2018.

This amount means that the debt in 2019 reached 108.19% of United States GDP, a 1.59 percentage point rise from 2018, when it was 106.6% 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 8,996,980 million euros 12,535,240 million dollars and also in terms of GDP percentage, when it amounted to 86.76%.

According to the last data point published, United States per capita debt in 2019 was 63,056 euros70,598 dollars per inhabitant. In 2018 it was 56,893 euros 67,218 dollars, afterwards rising by 6,163 euros3,380 dollars, and if we again check 2009 we can see that then the debt per person was 29,328 euros40,862 dollars .

The position of United States, as compared with the rest of the world, has improved in 2019 in terms of GDP percentage. Currently it is country number 171 in the list of debt to GDP and 187 in debt per capita, out of the 189 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.$.)Debt (%GDP)Debt Per CapitaDebt Per Capita
201920,711,58823,188,590108.19%63,056€70,598$
201818,597,13321,972,290106.60%56,893€67,218$
201718,278,93920,642,150105.62%56,218€63,486$
201618,061,17119,986,420106.62%55,895€61,853$
201517,203,90119,089,930104.67%53,612€59,489$
201413,792,61618,328,180104.57%43,296€57,534$
201313,249,77517,597,530104.84%41,903€55,652$
201213,021,33516,740,280103.35%41,469€53,313$
201111,150,41415,518,12099.84%35,777€49,791$
201010,790,08914,316,29095.49%34,880€46,279$
20098,996,98012,535,24086.76%29,328€40,862$
20087,374,28410,844,57073.71%24,250€35,662$
20076,818,2439,345,37064.67%22,635€31,024$
20067,062,8508,868,58064.20%23,671€29,722$
20056,856,7258,535,08065.47%23,203€28,882$
20046,495,4458,076,02066.12%22,183€27,582$
20035,939,0316,716,29058.62%20,472€23,151$
20026,424,1526,070,22055.50%22,335€21,105$
20016,279,1665,623,86053.15%22,035€19,735$
20005,905,5915,456,85553.03%20,930€19,339$
19995,334,4355,690,94158.88%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