Student Loan Stats: $867 Billion At The End Of 2011May 21, 2012 3:59 am
We had spotted multiple housing stats in the past – we spotted this today:
“368%: The jump since 2007 in the measure of consumer credit held by the government comprised primarily of student loans.
Issuance of student loans has soared in recent years, hitting $867 billion at the end of 2011, according to an analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, more than credit cards or auto loans.”
Statistics Source: WSJ