United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position: December 31, 2012
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 213,245
Long-term 1,051,196
Total 1,264,441
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 4,460,740
Long-term 8,261,495
Total 12,722,235
Unknown * 1,943,292
Gross External Debt 15,929,968
*  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.
March 29, 2013