The Housing Finance Sector data for Pakistan extends back to 2007. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Pakistan: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
Total population188.92 million2015WDI
Urban population (% of total)38.76% of total2015WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)269,971 USD (millions)2015WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)5,000 USD 2015WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)3.16%2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate7.27%2014IFS
Lending rate13.5%2011Country Editor
Owner-occupied units73.67% of total2015Pakistan Bureau of Statistics
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:579.79 USD (millions)2015State Bank of Pakistan
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current).22%2015State Bank of Pakistan
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year69.37 thousand2015State Bank of Pakistan
Typical LTV at origination452015State Bank of Pakistan
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)50%2013State Bank of Pakistan
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title502015WEO

About the Editors

Syed Sayef Hussain

Syed Sayef Hussain is the Executive Director of The House Building Finance Company Limited (HBFCL) the leading housing finance institution in Pakistan, which is a Government designated financial institution and provides financing facilities for construction, reconstruction, renovation and purchase of houses.

Zaigham Mahmood Rizvi

Zaigham Mahmood Rizvi is the Secretary General at the Asia Pacific Union For Housing Finance (APUHF). APUHF serves as a platform to act as a knowledge sharing and networking medium, promoting coalition and coordination among the South Asia Countries in determining their housing and housing finance solutions.