WASHINGTON (AP) - Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

WASHINGTON (AP) Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.

Total public debt subject to limit Dec 2217,990,266Statutory debt limitsuspendedTotal public debt outstanding Dec 2218,031,022Operating balance Dec 22184,250Interest fiscal year 2015 thru Nov42,500Interest same period pvs fiscal year40,174Deficit fiscal year 2015 thru Nov178,531Deficit same period pvs fiscal year225,810Receipts fiscal year 2015 thru Nov404,155Receipts same period pvs fiscal year381,380Outlays fiscal year 2015 thru Nov582,686Outlays same period pvs fiscal year607,190Gold assets in Nov11,041