United States
Table B: Gross External Debt Position: September 30, 2011
Currency Composition of Gross External Debt
(Millions of U.S. Dollars)
Foreign Currency
Short-term 223,233
Long-term 973,153
Total 1,196,386
Domestic Currency  
Short-term 4,713,642
Long-term 7,137,209
Total 11,850,851
Unknown * 1,912,091
Gross External Debt 14,959,328
*  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 30, 2011