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Federal Debt: Total Public Debt as Percent of Gross Domestic Product (GFDEGDQ188S)

Observation:

Q2 2018: 103.83671  
Updated: Sep 27, 2018

Units:

Percent of GDP,
Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:

Quarterly
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NOTES

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis  

Source: U.S. Office of Management and Budget  

Release: Debt to Gross Domestic Product Ratios

Units:  Percent of GDP, Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Quarterly

Notes:

Federal Debt: Total Public Debt as Percent of Gross Domestic Product (GFDEGDQ188S) was first constructed by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis in October 2012. It is calculated using Federal Government Debt: Total Public Debt (GFDEBTN) and Gross Domestic Product, 1 Decimal (GDP):
GFDEGDQ188S = ((GFDEBTN/1000)/GDP)*100
GFDEBTN/1000 transforms GFDEBTN from millions of dollars to billions of dollars.

Suggested Citation:

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Federal Debt: Total Public Debt as Percent of Gross Domestic Product [GFDEGDQ188S], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/GFDEGDQ188S, October 20, 2018.

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