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What is United States current national debt?
The national debt is the amount of money the US owes over the amount of money it takes in. Debt is funded by selling treasury bonds. The U.S. currently has a national debt around 17.5 trillion dollars.
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What problems were caused by the national debt the United States had at the end of the American revolution?
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What country in the world has the most national debt in relationship to their gross national product?
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What is the current national debt?
It depends on what country you are referring to. Here are the top 6 countries that have the most external debt in US dollars. There are other countries that have a higher debt to GDP ratio though. The U.S. currently has a national debt around 17.5 trillion dollars. The United Kingdom has a national debt of around 10.1 trillion dollars. Germany has a national debt of around 5.7 trillion dollars. France has a national debt of around 5.3 trillion dollars. Japan has a national debt of around 3 trillion dollars. China has a national debt around 3 trillion dollars.
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What was the United States national debt ten years ago?
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What is the national debt?
The National Debt is the money owed by the US government to the Federal Reserve for printing money. Most of the money that is spent is spent on military and welfare. To see current statistics on the National Debt, see the Related Links to see the National Debt Clock keeping track of the debt in our country.