United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position:  December 31, 2004
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 119,156
Long-term 526,349
Total 645,504
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 2,993,557
Long-term 3,557,059
Total 6,550,616
Unknown * 1,157,359
Gross External Debt 8,353,479
Department of the Treasury
July 6, 2005
*  The currency composition is unknown for debt in Direct Investment, 
    Other Debt Liabilities of the General Government, and a small
    portion of loans to the Other Sectors.