El Salvador


The Housing Finance Sector data for El Salvador extends back to 2011. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

El Salvador : Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population6.13 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)66.73% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)25,766 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)8,302.54 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)1.01%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate3%2012Banco Central de Reserva
Lending rate8.83%2012Banco Central de Reserva
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:3,309.13 USD (millions)2015Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero El Salvador
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)12.84%2015Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero El Salvador
Typical LTV at origination90%2011Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero, Scotiabank El Salvador, S.A., Banco Agrícola, S.A., Banco HSBC Salvadoreño, S.A., and Banco de America Central, S.A..
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015Inter-American Development Bank
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2015Inter-American Development Bank
Other secondary2015Inter-American Development Bank
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title312015Doing Business