UNITED STATES
Table A:  Gross External Debt Position: By Sector 1/ as of March 31, 2016
U.S. Dollars in Millions 2/
General Government  6,348,303
Short-term 725,397
Currency and deposits 3/ 0
Debt securities 725,397
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 5,622,906
Special drawing rights (allocations) 6/ 49,753
Currency and deposits 3/ 0
Debt securities 5,462,512
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 110,641
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Central Bank 614,368
Short-term 614,368
Currency and deposits 3/ 614,368
Debt securities 0
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 0
Special drawing rights (allocations) 6/ 0
Currency and deposits 3/ 0
Debt securities 0
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank 2,691,884
Short-term 2,028,084
Currency and deposits 3/ 1,354,967
Debt securities 124,535
Loans 548,582
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 663,800
Currency and deposits 3/ 210,139
Debt securities 330,421
Loans 123,240
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Other Sectors 6,663,868
Short-term 1,791,200
Currency and deposits 3/ 343,125
Debt securities 95,461
Loans 1,316,876
Trade credit and advances 35,738
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 4,872,668
Currency and deposits 3/ 24,405
Debt securities 4,461,527
Loans 352,711
Trade credit and advances 34,025
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Direct Investment: Intercompany Lending 1,592,436
Debt liabilities of direct investment enterprises to direct investors               1,041,538
Debt liabilities of direct investors to direct investment enterprises  550,898
Debt liabilities to fellow enterprises
Gross External Debt Position 17,910,859
     
Memorandum items
Arrears: By Sector 15,407
General Government 0
Central Bank 0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank 1,373
Other Sectors 14,034
Direct investment: Intercompany Lending 0
Debt Securities: By Sector 2/  9,828,540
General Government 5,622,215
Central Bank 0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank 329,351
Other Sectors 3,876,974
     
1/ Source: Department of the Treasury, June 30, 2016.  
2/ All debt are presented at face value. Exception: long-term debt securities in
    the memorandum section are valued at market value, as recommended.
3/ 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.
4/ Other debt liabilities comprise insurance, pension, and standardized guarantee schemes,
    and other accounts payable. It is recommended that insurance, pension, and standardized
    guaranteed schemes be classified as long term.  
5/ Arrears are recorded in the original debt instrument.  
6/ In line with BPM6, SDR allocations should be reported as long-term external debt liabilities.