United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position:  December 31, 2007
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 286,317
Long-term 809,566
Total 1,095,883
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 4,597,053
Long-term 5,502,855
Total 10,099,908
Unknown * 1,682,098
Gross External Debt 12,877,889
*  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 28, 2008