UNITED STATES
Table A:  Gross External Debt Position: By Sector 1/ 2/ as of March 31, 2019
U.S. Dollars in Millions
General Government  6,677,111
Short-term 765,573
Currency and deposits 3/ 0
Debt securities 765,573
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 5,911,538
Special drawing rights (allocations) 6/ 49,027
Currency and deposits 3/ 0
Debt securities 5,739,242
Loans 0
Trade credit and advances 123,269
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Central Bank 784,444
Short-term 784,444
Currency and deposits 3/ 784,444
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 2,933,227
Short-term 2,099,158
Currency and deposits 3/ 1,379,525
Debt securities 142,414
Loans 577,219
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 834,069
Currency and deposits 3/ 260,649
Debt securities 278,508
Loans 294,912
Trade credit and advances 0
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Other Sectors 7,836,079
Short-term 2,603,625
Currency and deposits 3/ 369,662
Debt securities 90,691
Loans 2,095,523
Trade credit and advances 47,749
Other debt liabilities 4/ 5/ 0
Long-term 5,232,454
Currency and deposits 3/ 605
Debt securities 4,914,246
Loans 282,553
Trade credit and advances 35,050
Other debt liabilities 4/ 0
Direct Investment: Intercompany Lending 1,723,143
Debt liabilities of direct investment enterprises to direct investors               1,051,794
Debt liabilities of direct investors to direct investment enterprises  671,349
Debt liabilities to fellow enterprises
Gross External Debt Position 19,954,004
     
Memorandum items
Arrears: By Sector 33,258
General Government 0
Central Bank 0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank 15,444
Other Sectors 17,814
Direct investment: Intercompany Lending 0
Debt Securities: By Sector 2/  10,731,098
General Government 5,802,978
Central Bank 0
Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank 277,980
Other Sectors 4,650,140
     
1/ Source: Department of the Treasury, revision of June 30, 2020.
2/ All debts 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. Arrears are shown separately in
the memorandum items.  
6/ In line with BPM6, SDR allocations should be reported as long-term external debt liabilities.