Distribution of student loan debt in the U.S. 2018

This statistic presents the amount of student loan debt that American college students have incurred as of 2018. At that time, 20 percent of respondents had taken out between 20,000 and 30,000 U.S. dollars in student loans.

Distribution of student loan debt in the United States as of 2018

Loan value in U.S. dollarsShare of respondents
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Source

Release date

October 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

October 4 to 8, 2018

Number of respondents

861 respondents

Age group

18-64 years

Special properties

U.S. adults with at least some college and a student loan

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "How much in student loan(s) do/did you yourself borrow in total?"

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