United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position: September 30, 2012
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 234,725
Long-term 1,033,314
Total 1,268,039
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 4,544,744
Long-term 8,095,267
Total 12,640,011
Unknown * 1,942,270
Gross External Debt 15,850,320
*  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.
December 31, 2012