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 population81.41 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)75.3% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)3,357,614 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)46,893.17 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change).3%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate2.65%2002IFS
Lending rate9.7%2002IFS
Owner-occupied units51.9% of total2015EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:1,337,173.91 USD (millions)2015Deutsche Bundesbank
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)39.83%2015Deutsche Bundesbank
Typical LTV at origination702015Housing Finance Network
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015HOFINET research
Funding through mortgage bonds secondary2015IMF
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2015IMF
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title402015Doing Business