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The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

  • Total public debt subject to limit Nov. 21 16,244,032
  • Statutory debt limit 16,394,000
  • Total public debt outstanding Nov. 21 16,283,162
  • Operating balance Nov. 21 15,639
  • Interest fiscal year 2012 through October 24,637
  • Interest same period 2011 24,675
  • Deficit fiscal year 2012 through October 119,995
  • Deficit same period 2011 98,466
  • Receipts fiscal year 2012 through October 10,804
  • Receipts same period 2011 7,558
  • Outlays fiscal year 2012 through October 304,311
  • Outlays same period 2011 261,539
  • Gold assets in November 11,041