Figures on government spending and debt

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Posted: Aug 27, 2012 4:11 PM
Figures on government spending and debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

Total public debt subject to limit Aug. 24 15,936,258
Statutory debt limit 16,394,000
Total public debt outstanding Aug. 24 15,974,810
Operating balance Aug. 24 24,377
Interest fiscal year 2012 through July 215,183
Interest same period 2011 212,927
Deficit fiscal year 2012 through July 973,840
Deficit same period 2011 1,099,902
Receipts fiscal year 2012 through July 2,008,667
Receipts same period 2011 1,893,096
Outlays fiscal year 2012 through July 2,982,507
Outlays same period 2011 2,992,998
Gold assets in August 11,041