United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position:  September 30, 2006
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 129,989
Long-term 666,831
Total 796,820
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 3,597,954
Long-term 4,566,523
Total 8,164,477
Unknown * 1,342,249
Gross External Debt 10,303,546
*  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 29, 2006