Figures on government spending and debt

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Figures on government spending and debt in millions of dollars. The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

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Total public debt subject to limit Aug 31 $19,475,468
Statutory debt limit Suspended
Total public debt outstanding Aug 31 $19,510,296
Operating balance Aug 31 $288,946
Interest fiscal year 2016 thru July $231,418
Interest same period pvs fiscal year $209,314
Deficit fiscal year 2016 thru July $513,662
Deficit same period pvs fiscal year $465,548
Receipts fiscal year 2016 thru July $2,678,824
Receipts same period pvs fiscal year $2,672,414
Outlays fiscal year 2016 thru July $3,192,487
Outlays same period pvs fiscal year $3,137,961
Gold assets in July $11,041