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Debt Burden Is Heaviest for the Gov’t in the US—but Not in China

Debt burden is heaviest for the gov’t in the US, not corporates—opposite case in China | #ChartOfTheDay


  • China and US have more or less the same level of debt to GDP
  • In China, corporates have the highest burden while in the US the heaviest burden lies on the government
  • None of the countries have a debt burden of less than 100% of GDP


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