Ask a Question

What does the national debt mean?

+5 votes
asked Aug 21, 2012 in Federal by anonymous
recategorized Aug 22, 2012 by Richard S
   

1 Answer

+5 votes
The national debt means the total financial obligations of the central government of a nation, usually in the form of interest bearing government bonds also called the public debt. The current national debt is $11,182,070,107,567.46.
answered Jun 2, 2013 by anonymous

Categories

ExplainPlease on Facebook

75,014 questions

48,872 answers

1,169 comments

82,475 users

CuriousGirl313,480
BobTheAnswerGuy310,070
smartguy111,120
charlie100,740
bbrown97,580
answerwiz94,860
The.Sage93,460
amanda0192,460
kfox83,500
lsmith82,840
...