Our Debt Clock

Truth in Accounting's Debt Clock consists of the "U.S. Published National Debt" and "The Truth."

US Published National Debt


The Truth


Each Taxpayer's Share: $707,000

U.S. Published National Debt consists of:

  • debt held by the public

  • intragovernmental holdings, including debt held by Social Security and Medicare trust funds

It does not include total unfunded Social Security and Medicare promises.

This amount is updated periodically to coincide to with The Debt to the Penny

"The Truth" represents:


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Financial State of the Union report