Switzerland


The Housing Finance Sector data for Switzerland extends back to 2004. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Switzerland: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population8.29 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)73.91% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)664,603 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)58,551.46 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)-1.32%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rateNot available2015IFS
Lending rate2.68%2015IFS
Owner-occupied units44.5% of total2014EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:933,276.77 USD (millions)2015SNB
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)140.43%2015SNB and WEO
Typical LTV at origination702014FSB
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Funding through mortgage bonds secondary2015International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2015International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Other secondary2011Swiss National Bank
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title162015WDI