Pakistan


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
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population193.2 million2016WDI
Urban population (% of total)39.22% of total2016WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)284,185 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)5,105.6 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)3.19%2016WEO
Average bank deposit rate4.83%2016IFS
Lending rate8.76%2016Country 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:661.07 USD (millions)2016State Bank of Pakistan - Housing Finance Review
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current).23%2016State Bank of Pakistan - Housing Finance Review
Total # of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year69.52 thousand2016State Bank of Pakistan - Housing Finance Review
Typical LTV at origination482016State Bank of Pakistan - Housing Finance Review
Typical pmt-to-income ratio (HH income)50%2016State Bank of Pakistan
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title1582016WDI

About the Editors

Syed Sayef Hussain
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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
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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.