Switzerland


The Housing Finance Sector data for Switzerland extends back to 2004. Please click on the Research Center tab above to access data for previous years not shown.

Switzerland: Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population8.37 million2016WDI
Urban population (% of total)73.99% of total2016WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)659,850 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)59,560.7 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)-.02%2016WEO
Average bank deposit rateNot available2016IFS
Lending rate2.65%2016IFS
Owner-occupied units42.5% of total2016EuroStat
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:965,204.04 USD (millions)2016SNB
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)146.28%2016SNB
Typical LTV at origination702016FSB
Retail funding (deposits/other)primary2016International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Funding through mortgage bonds secondary2016International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2016International Comparison of Mortgage Product Offerings
Other secondary2011Swiss National Bank
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title162016WDI