STA Network Home

STA Front Page

Surfing The Apocalypse Network

Forum Index | News and Conversations | Log in | Register | Help
               

Surfing The Apocalypse is Reader Supported.

Please consider making a donation by clicking the button below.

 


 

 

Avatar

Socialism: The Snake in the Grass (STA BREAKING NEWS and ARCHIVES)

by Old_Ponter @, 3000 miles north of north pole, Wednesday, August 02, 2017, 12:32
edited by Old_Ponter, Wednesday, August 02, 2017, 12:42

Greetings:

It looks like SOCIALISM has crept into the Democratic Representative Republic of the United States (DRRUS) (ironically Dr. Russia :-D ) like a snake in the grass.... 80% of Federal spending is on social programs.

The following statistics, as of 9:33 AM CDT, are from: http://www.usdebtclock.org/#

(Sorry about the dots, they were necessary in attempting to get a tabular alignment)

U.S. Revenue 3.307202 trillion (thousand billion) dollars of which 79.988% is spent on social programs:

FEDERAL SPENDING......Amount (Billions)..........vs Federal Revenue (%)

Medicare..............$1,146.193...........................34.657
Social Security ................934.188...........................28.247
Military............................629.520............................19.035
Income Security .............298.161..............................9.016
Federal Pensions............266.829..............................8.068

Total Social Programs...$2,645.371..........................79.988
Interest on Debt...............264.189............................7.988
Budget Deficit...................675.098...........................20.413

Revenue....................$3,307.202

The following is a comparison of the nations' External Debt versus GDP: http://www.usdebtclock.org/world-debt-clock.html


COUNTRY..............EXTERNAL DEBT TO GDP (%)

1 Kosovo .........................6.3 *
2 Cayman Islands............6.9 *
3 China............................8.22
4 Libya.............................8.90 *
5 North Korea.................10.70 *
6 Nigeria.........................11.84
7 Taiwan.........................22.18
8 Korea..........................22.97
9 Argentina.....................23.14
10 India..........................23.44
11 Russia........................26.83
12 Saudi Arabia...............28.13
13 Brazil.........................28.57
14 Norway......................37.28
15 Indonesia...................40.33
16 Mexico.......................43.80
17 Australia....................45.64
18 Turkey.......................50.48
19 Israel.........................61.90 **
20 Poland.......................67.65
21 United States..........98.05
22 Italy........................109.76
23 Canada...................114.64
24 Spain......................131.66
25 Germany.................132.41
26 Sweden..................151.02
27 Japan.....................188.73
28 Greece....................189.97
29 Portugal..................196.48
30 Switzerland.............205.71
31 France....................215.15
32 Belgium..................294.23
33 United Kingdom.......329.17
34 Netherlands............425.34
35 Ireland....................547.24

* http://mecometer.com/whats/northko/externaldebtpercentageofgdp/

** https://ieconomics.com/israel-government-debt-to-gdp

Share/Bookmark
  76 viewsreport

Complete thread:

 RSS Feed of thread

243819 Postings in 105459 Threads, 514 registered users, 94 users online (1 registered, 93 guests)
RSS Postings  RSS Threads | Contact
Privacy Policy | Home | Main | Index