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United States External and Government Debt

United States National Debt Data

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 108 % 2020
External Debt 21358344 USD Million | 21358.344 B USD 4Q/20
Government Debt 28132570 USD Million | 28132.57 B USD Mar/21


Latest data on Government Debt to GDP (%)

Government Debt to GDP
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is United States Government Debt to GDP Ratio?

  • Government Debt to GDP in United States increased to 108 % in 2020. The maximum level was 119 % and minimum was 31.8 %
  • Data published Yearly by Bureau of Public Debt.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
108 2020 04.02.2021
107 2019 10.02.2020
106 2018 29.10.2019
105.4 2017 13.02.2018
106.1 2016 11.08.2017
101.2 2015 31.12.2015
103.3 2014 31.12.2014
101.2 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Government Debt to GDP in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 106.1000 105.4000 106.1000 105.4000 -0.66%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 82.4000 106.1000 106.1000 82.4000 28.76%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 54.6000 67.7000 67.7000 54.6000 23.99%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 64.0000 55.5000 64.9000 55.5000 -13.28%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 51.5000 62.2000 62.2000 51.5000 20.78%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 31.7000 50.5000 50.5000 31.7000 59.31%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 34.8000 50.5000 50.5000 31.7000 45.11%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 32.6000 35.1000 35.1000 32.6000 7.67%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 37.2000 34.4000 37.2000 34.4000 -7.53%


Latest data on External Debt (USD Million)

External Debt
                     United States - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is external debt of United States?

  • External Debt in United States increased to 21358344 USD Million (21358.344 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum debt was 21358344 USD Million and minimum was 6570168 USD Million
  • Data published Quarterly by Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
21358344 4Q/20 03.04.2021
21314656 3Q/20 02.01.2021
21310648 2Q/20 03.10.2020
21234496 1Q/20 04.07.2020
20412714 4Q/19 04.04.2020
20421272 3Q/19 04.01.2020
20263768 2Q/19 29.10.2019
20006050 1Q/19 29.06.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

External Debt in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - -8217356.0000 -7845809.0000 -7768745.0000 -8217356.0000 -4.52%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 -3856708.0000 -8109652.0000 -2511788.0000 -8109652.0000 110.27%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 -1656271.0000 -3995303.0000 -1232107.0000 -3995303.0000 141.22%


Latest data on Government Debt (USD Million)

Government Debt
                     United States - Historical Data (USD Million)

How much is National Debt of United States?

  • Government Debt in United States remained unchanged at 28132570 USD Million (28132.57 B USD) in March 2021. The maximum volume was 28132570 USD Million and minimum was 60000 USD Million
  • Data published Monthly by Department of Treasury.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
28132570 Mar/21 10.04.2021
27902364 Feb/21 06.03.2021
27784552 Jan/21 06.02.2021
27747798 Dec/20 09.01.2021
27446288 Nov/20 05.12.2020
27135476 Oct/20 07.11.2020
26945392 Sep/20 10.10.2020
26728836 Aug/20 05.09.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Government Debt in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 21145216.0000 21145216.0000 21145216.0000 21145216.0000 0.00%

Other budget indicators in United States

Index Updated Actual Previous
Fiscal Expenditure  Mar/21 927.206 B USD 559.236
Government Budget to GDP 2019 -4.6 % -3.8
Military Expenditure 2019 718.689 B USD 682.491

Government Debt to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2019 48.4 % 48.6
Panama 2020 69.82 % 46.44
Honduras 2019 44.05 % 43.69
Brazil 2019 75.79 % 76.53
Chile 2020 33 % 27.9
Paraguay 2020 34.2 % 22.9
Argentina 2018 86.2 % 57.1
Canada 2019 88.6 % 89.7
Ecuador 2019 49.4 % 45.2
Mexico 2019 45.5 % 46
Peru 2019 27.5 % 25.8
United States 2020 108 % 107
Uruguay 2020 73 % 60.5
Jamaica 2020 110 % 94.8
Suriname 2019 86.6 % 81.4
Venezuela 2020 350 % 233
Belize 2019 69.9 % 68.6
Cameroon 2019 42.7 % 39.5
Cape Verde 2019 125 % 125
Cuba 2017 18.3 % 19.9
Dominican Republic 2019 50.53 % 47.9
El Salvador 2019 73.3 % 72.65
Guyana 2020 37 % 39.8
Haiti 2020 54.4 % 47.7
Nicaragua 2019 57.2 % 52.9
Trinidad and Tobago 2019 63.2 % 61