United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position:  December 31, 2006
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 157,352
Long-term 721,148
Total 878,500
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 3,956,721
Long-term 4,938,632
Total 8,895,353
Unknown * 1,430,255
Gross External Debt 11,204,108
*  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 June 29, 2007.