Taiwan, Republic of China

The Housing Finance Sector data for Taiwan extends back to 2000. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Taiwan, Republic of China: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
Total population23.53 million2016National Statistics Republic of China Taiwan
Urban population (% of total)76.9% of total2015Geohive
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)508,849 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)47,811.58 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change).8%2016WEO
Average bank deposit rate1.07%2016Country Editor/ Central Bank
Lending rate2.61%2016Country Editor / Central Bank
Owner-occupied units84.23% of total2016Country Editor
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:209,283.5 USD (millions)2016Central Bank (CBC - Taiwan)
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)41.13%2016Central Bank (CBC - Taiwan)
Typical LTV at origination602016Central Bank (CBC - Taiwan)
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)28.2%2009Bank of International Settlements
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2016IMF
Funding through securitization of mortgagessecondary2016Deutsche Bank Research
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title42016Doing Business

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Department of Land Economics, National Chengchi University

The Department of Land Economics of the National Chengchi University emphasizes on interdisciplinary study, and concentrates its research on the areas of theory of land economics, land management, urban and regional planning, and land surveying. 

The department has 24 full-time faculty members and all of them hold a doctoral degree. They all specialize in distinct research areas such as land use and control, real estate appraisal, urban planning, urban renewal, land and environmental laws, the theory of land economics, urban growth management, real estate investment and development, land surveying, and public policy analysis.