United States
Table A:  Gross External Debt Position*:  December 31, 2008
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
General Government
Short-term
Money market instruments 757,887
Loans 0
Trade credits 0
Other debt liabilities
Arrears 47
Other 0
Long-term
Bonds and notes 2,309,470
Loans 0
Trade credits 0
Other debt liabilities 32,650
Monetary Authorities
Short-term
Money market instruments 0
Loans 0
Currency and deposits** 316,018
Other debt liabilities
Arrears 0
Other 0
Long-term
Bonds and notes 0
Loans 0
Currency and deposits** 0
Other debt liabilities 0
Banks
Short-term
Money market instruments 93,018
Loans 857,133
Currency and deposits** 1,583,188
Other debt liabilities
Arrears 516
Other 0
Long-term
Bonds and notes 338,264
Loans 56,301
Currency and deposits** 109,904
Other debt liabilities 0
Other Sectors
Short-term
Money market instruments 221,909
Loans 1,347,122
Currency and deposits** 202,246
Trade credits 50,701
Other debt liabilities
Arrears 78,843
Other 0
Long-term
Bonds and notes 4,147,091
Loans 166,603
Currency and deposits** 0
Trade credits 1,101
Other debt liabilities 0
Direct Investment:  Intercompany debt
Debt liabilities to affiliated enterprises
Arrears 0
Other 330,209
Debt liabilities to direct investors
Arrears 0
Other 749,349
GROSS EXTERNAL DEBT * 13,749,570
*   All debt presented at face value. 
** It is recommended that all currency and deposits be included in the  
   short-term category unless detailed information is available to make the 
   short-term/long-term attribution. 
September 30, 2009