United Kingdom National Debt

National Debt of United Kingdom

$ 2512174375277

"Only in economics is endless expansion seen as a virtue. In biology it is called cancer" The Growth Delusion by David Pilling

Source: UK Government Data, released on the 23rd of Jan 2018.Excludes public sector bank bailouts. You may also like to add around £200 000 000 000 (ref BBC 18/01) for PFI. Would ANY politician build his/her own house with a PFI ?

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Interesting Facts

You could wrap $1 bills around the Earth 9,779 times with the debt amount!

If you lay $1 bills on top of each other they would make a pile 274,355 km, or 170,476 miles high!

That's equivalent to 0.71 trips to the Moon!