United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position:  December 31, 2005
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 109,354
Long-term 626,846
Total 736,200
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 3,257,655
Long-term 4,309,276
Total 7,566,931
Unknown * 1,173,272
Gross External Debt 9,476,403
*  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.
Revised: July 26, 2006