The USA owes a lot of money, as of december 31st 2012 the debt is set to hit $16.394 trillion. This amount of money is just unthinkable. At Demonocracy.info they have put the US governments debt into something we can understand. more than just numbers, by showing how big the stacks of $100 bills would be.
The US $100 bill, most counter fitted piece of money in the world.
“It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.” – Thomas Jefferson
$10,000 enough for a great vacation, this is the average yearly wage of the world.
Not as big as once thought, $1,000,000 in us $100 bills weighs exactly 10KG
Hit below to see how big it gets.