Argentina


The Housing Finance Sector data for Argentina extends back to 1990. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Argentina: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population43.42 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)91.75% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)585,623 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)22,553.58 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)Not available2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate21.17%2015IFS
Lending rate24.92%2015IFS
Owner-occupied units67% of total2010Lincoln Institute of Land Policy Working Paper
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:1,934.94 USD (millions)2015Banco Central de la Republica Argentina
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current).33%2015BCRA, WEO
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year275.02 thousand2012BCRA
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)30%2012IDB
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2015EMIS
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2011IDB
Other secondary2012IDB
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title51.52015WDI