Public debt reached 21,773 USD bil in 2018 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.22 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, public debt in USA reached an all time high of 21,773 USD bil in 2018 and an all time low of 5,632 USD bil in 2001. When compared to USA's main peers, public debt in Canada amounted to 1,513 USD bil, 6,743 USD bil in China, 12,079 USD bil in Japan and 645 USD bil in Mexico in 2018.
USA has been ranked 1st within the group of 167 countries we follow in terms of public debt, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.