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The New Red Scare: Chinese Ownership of U.S. Debt

Would it surprise you to hear that China owns only about 7% of the total outstanding debt of the U.S. Government?¹

This still amounts to about $1.25 trillion, but China’s ownership of Treasury securities is well behind two major domestic owners—Social Security and the Federal Reserve.²

Nevertheless, the emergence of a political and economic competitor on the world stage as a major owner of U.S. debt has unsettled some policymakers and citizens alike.

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