National Debt Passes $53,000 Per Person


The estimated population of the United States is 314,551,288
so each citizen’s share of this debt is $53,081.13.


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The Daily History of the Debt Results

Historical returns from 03/01/2013 through 03/06/2013

The data for the total public debt outstanding is published each business day. If there is no debt value for the date(s) you requested, the value for the preceding business day will be displayed.

Debt Held by the Public vs. Intragovernmental Holdings )



Date Debt Held by the Public Intragovernmental Holdings Total Public Debt Outstanding
03/01/2013 11,820,053,588,447.65 4,820,081,728,177.68 16,640,135,316,625.33
03/04/2013 11,820,506,733,842.34 4,829,196,726,125.66 16,649,703,459,968.00
03/05/2013 11,821,124,476,225.46 4,842,585,002,295.56 16,663,709,478,521.02
03/06/2013 11,851,125,738,615.09 4,841,113,051,404.11 16,692,238,790,019.20


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