Largest Foreign Holders of US Debt

The most recent numbers available from the Treasury Department are from: Dec/2014

This page was last updated on April 1st, 2015

CountryHoldingsMonth Over MonthChange YoY

China, Mainland$1239.1 Billionn/a-2.86%
Japan$1238.6 Billionn/a+3.1%
Belgium$354.6 Billionn/a+14.28%
Carib Bkg Ctrs$338.5 Billionn/a+13.67%
Oil Exporters$290.8 Billionn/a+17.97%
Brazil$256.5 Billionn/a+4.27%
United Kingdom$207.4 Billionn/a+27.08%
Switzerland$205.5 Billionn/a+18.24%
All Other$195.6 Billionn/a-0.86%
Luxembourg$176.0 Billionn/a+29.89%
Hong Kong$172.0 Billionn/a+7.3%
Taiwan$170.6 Billionn/a-4.75%
Ireland$137.1 Billionn/a+24.75%
Singapore$109.7 Billionn/a+27.71%
India$91.2 Billionn/a+33.92%
Mexico$85.8 Billionn/a+27.68%
Turkey$82.4 Billionn/a+68.51%
Russia$82.2 Billionn/a-37.63%
France$75.5 Billionn/a+31.3%
Norway$73.6 Billionn/a-16.55%
Canada$70.0 Billionn/a+26.13%
Germany$69.6 Billionn/a+8.92%
Korea$65.6 Billionn/a+17.99%
Philippines$40.8 Billionn/a+5.43%
Sweden$38.3 Billionn/a+9.74%
Netherlands$36.9 Billionn/a+14.24%
Colombia$36.1 Billionn/a+9.73%
Thailand$33.3 Billionn/a-30.33%
Australia$33.0 Billionn/a+6.45%
Italy$32.5 Billionn/a+6.91%
Kazakhstan$31.3 Billionn/a+5.03%
Poland$29.6 Billionn/a-5.13%
Spain$27.1 Billionn/a+16.81%
Chile$25.2 Billionn/a-7.01%
Israel$24.6 Billionn/a+1.65%
Denmark$17.0 Billionn/a+20.57%
Vietnam$14.0 Billionn/a+32.08%
Peru$10.3 Billionn/a-25.36%


United Kingdom Includes Channel Islands and Isle of Man.

Oil exporters include Ecuador, Venezuela, Indonesia, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Algeria, Gabon, Libya, and Nigeria.

Caribbean Banking Centers include Bahamas, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Netherlands Antilles and Panama.

China Holdings of US Debt - Interactive Chart

Source: - Major Foreign Holders of Treasury Securities