List of countries by home ownership rate

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This is a list of countries and territories by home ownership rate, which is the ratio of owner-occupied units to total residential units in a specified area.[1]

Country or Territory Home ownership
rate(%)
Date of
Information
 Romania 96.1 2019[2]
 Hungary 91.3 2020[2]
 Slovakia 90.9 2019[2]
 Singapore 87.9 2020[3]
 Cuba 90 2014[4]
 Vietnam 90 2020[5]
 Lithuania 90.3 2019[2]
 Croatia 89.7 2019[6]
 China 89.68 2018[7]
 Mauritius 89 2011[8]
 North Macedonia 88.7 2017[9]
   Nepal 88.3 2016[9]
 Russia 87.3 2016[9]
 India 86.6 2011[10]
 Myanmar 85.5 2014[11]
 Serbia 83.3 2019[2]
 Poland 84.2 2019[6]
 Bulgaria 84.3 2020[2]
 Indonesia 84 2019[12]
 Taiwan 83.9 2010[13]
 Oman 83 2014[14]
 Estonia 81.4 2020[2]
 Norway 80.3 2019[2]
 Latvia 80.2 2019[6]
 Mexico 80 2009[15]
 Thailand 80 2002[16]
 Malta 79.8 2019[6]
 Czech Republic 78.6 2019[6]
 Malaysia 76.9 2019[17]
 Spain 76.2 2019[6]
 Egypt 76 2019[18]
 Trinidad and Tobago 76 2013[19]
 Greece 74.6 2020[2]
 Kenya 75 2019[12]
 Slovenia 74.6 2020[2]
 Portugal 73.9 2019[2]
 Brazil 74.4 2008[20]
 Iceland 73.6 2018[2]
 Italy 72.4 2019[2]
 Belgium 72.3 2018[6]
 Luxembourg 70.9 2019[2]
 Finland 70.7 2020[2]
 Ireland 68.7 2019[2]
 Netherlands 69.0 2019[6]
 Argentina 68.9 2017[21]
 Canada 68.5 2018[22]
 Cyprus 67.9 2019[6]
 Israel 67.3 2014[23]
 Australia 65.5 2016[24]
United States United States 65.3 2019[25]
 France 64.1 2019[2]
 Brunei 65 2019[26]
 Sweden 64.5 2020[2]
 New Zealand 63.2 2017[27]
 United Kingdom 63 2018[28]
 Saudi Arabia 62.08 2019[29]
 Japan 61.2 2017[30]
 Denmark 60.8 2019[6]
 Iran 60.5 2017[31]
 Turkey 58.8 2019[2]
 South Korea 56.8 2015[32]
 Austria 55.3 2020[2]
 South Africa 54.3 2017[21]
 Germany 51.1 2019[2]
 Hong Kong 51.2 2020[33]
 East Timor 49.9 2007[34]
  Switzerland 41.6 2019[2]
 United Arab Emirates 28 2017[35]
 Nigeria 25 2019[12]
 Fiji 10 2019[36]
 North Korea 0[a] 2014[37]

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