New Zealand


The Housing Finance Sector data for New Zealand extends back to 1998. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

New Zealand: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population4.51 million2014WDI
Urban population (% of total)86.25% of total2014WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)172,248 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)36,171.65 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change).08%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate3.73%2015IFS
Lending rate5.76%2015IFS
Owner-occupied units63.68% of total2015SNZ
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:146,815.64 USD (millions)2015Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)85.24%2015Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year1,500.81 thousand2015Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Typical LTV at origination55%2015IMF
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)15.3%2009Statistics New Zealand
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title1 day2015Doing Business