Japan



Japan: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population126.96 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)93.5% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)4,123,258 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)38,054.2 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change).26%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate.41%2015IFS
Lending rate%2015IFS
Owner-occupied unitsNot available2014Country Editor
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:1,733,768.93 USD (millions)2014Country Editor
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)37.6%2014Country Editor
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of yearNot available2014Country Editor
Typical LTV at origination70%2014Country Editor
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)22.5%2014Country Editor
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title132015WDI

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Japan Housing Finance Agency (JHF)
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Japan Housing Finance Agency (JHF) is an incorporated administrative agency, 100% owned by the Government of Japan. It was established in 2007 to succeed the Government Housing Loan Corporation of Japan (GHLC) that was established in 1950. JHF does not originate mortgages, but purchases fixed rate mortgages originated by private lenders and package those mortgages into MBS. JHF is the largest issuer of MBS in Japan.

URL: http://www.jhf.go.jp/english/index.html