Germany


The Housing Finance Sector data for Germany extends back to 1997. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Germany: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population82.67 million2016WDI
Urban population (% of total)75.51% of total2016WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)3,466,639 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)48,110.85 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)1.7%2016WEO
Average bank deposit rate.31%2016IFS
Lending rate5.85%2016IFS
Owner-occupied units51.9% of total2015EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:1,418,424.44 USD (millions)2016Deutsche Bundesbank
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)40.92%2016Deutsche Bundesbank and WEO
Typical LTV at origination702016European Central Bank
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2016Research
Funding through mortgage bonds secondary2016Research
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2016Research
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title522016WDI