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Household Debt in the U.S.: 2000 to 2011

Categories: Income/Poverty,Population/Census,Prices/Inflation,Statistics

http://www.census.gov/people/wealth/files/Debt%20Highlights%202011.pdf

Reports that the median household debt in the U.S. has increased from $50,971 to 2000 to $70,000 in 2011.  Offers further information on household debt by age, and composition of the debt.  From the Bureau of the Census