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places/travel The 10 Most Indebted Developed Countries

William Neckard
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This list covers the countries with the biggest IOU's. The United States' definitely owns the ranks for having the biggest IOU, owing $1.1 trillion to China alone. But, the U.S. is not the most indebted nation in the world. This list is organized by countries with the highest percentage of debt as a percentage of a county's GDP.
Japan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 10 Most Indebted Developed Countries
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Japan


$13.8 Trillion
Debt equals 234% of GDP

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Greece is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 10 Most Indebted Developed Countries
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Greece


$0.43 Trillion
Debt equals 139% of GDP

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Italy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 10 Most Indebted Developed Countries
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Italy


$2.6 Trillion
Debt equals 120% of GDP

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Iceland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 10 Most Indebted Developed Countries
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$0.016 Trillion
Debt equals 108% GDP

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