By June 1, a debt ceiling agreement must be finalized. The U.S. could default if politicians fail to act—causing many stark consequences.
Global debt reached $226T by the end of 2020 – the biggest one-year jump since WWII. This graphic compares the debt-to-GDP ratio of various countries.
The majority of U.S. households saw debts rise in 2020. This data looks at the growth in household debt and the existing debt pile, by generation
After an unprecedented borrowing spree in response to COVID-19, what does government debt look like around the world?
Since 2003, U.S. household debt has doubled to over $14.5 trillion. We break down the components of this colossal figure.
Which risks are top of mind in 2021? We visualize the World Economic Forum's risk assessment for top global risks by impact and livelihood.
The battle against the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in heightened debt-to-GDP levels across all sectors and countries.
How much debt has been racked up by governments? This stunning infographic shows each country's share of world debt, along with their debt-to-GDP ratio.
Want to know how much money the government has borrowed on your behalf? This infographic shows government debt per capita for every country in the world.
What if the world was remapped based on national debt levels? What would the largest country be? See the world map of debt.