Ireland


The Housing Finance Sector data for Ireland extends back to 2003. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Ireland: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population4.77 million2016WDI
Urban population (% of total)63.54% of total2016WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)293,605 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)69,230.82 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)-.2%2016WEO
Average bank deposit rateNot available2016IFS
Lending rate8.9%2016IFS
Owner-occupied unitsNot available2016EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:81,632.22 USD (millions)2016Central Bank of Ireland
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)27.8%2016Central Bank of Ireland and WEO
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year792.1 thousand2012Central Bank of Ireland
Typical LTV at origination802015Central Bank of Ireland
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015Hypostat
Funding through mortgage bonds tertiary2015Hypostat
Funding through securitization of mortgagessecondary2015Hypostat
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title31.52016WDI