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 population43.85 million2016WDI
Urban population (% of total)91.89% of total2016WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)545,124 USD (millions)2016WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)20,047.49 USD 2016WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)Not available2015WEO
Average bank deposit rate24.28%2016IFS
Lending rate31.23%2016IFS
Owner-occupied units68.9% of total2010IADB "The Rental Market in Argentina" (Moya)
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:1,931.01 USD (millions)2016Banco Central de la Republica Argentina
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current).35%2016BCRA
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)primary2016
Funding through securitization of mortgagestertiary2011IDB
Other secondary2016Vitale, Manoff, Feilbogen (see files - ABS Market)
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title51.52016WDI