What Are the Largest Countries by Mortgage Loans?

Mortgage Loans (USD bil), 2017 or latest
Banking | September 19, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 90 countries in 2017, USA ranked the highest in mortgage loans with USD 10,100 bil followed by Japan and United Kingdom. On the other end of the scale was Afghanistan with USD 0.004 bil, Guinea with USD 0.005 bil and Malawi with USD 0.019 bil.

Data for more countries are available at Mortgage Loans (USD) indicator page.

Mortgage Loans (USD) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia USD bil 1,237 1,319 1,187 1,159 1,109
Canada USD bil 1,050 1,166 1,146 1,104 984
Denmark USD bil 400 409 427 376 341
France USD bil 1,098 1,154 1,250 1,122 1,050
Germany USD bil 1,270 1,318 1,405 1,270 1,182
Italy USD bil ... 477 480 498 435 394
Japan USD bil 2,946 2,696 2,279 2,051 2,086
Netherlands USD bil 686 702 723 630 566
Norway USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 300 354 342 293 269 ...
South Korea USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 252 285 298 315 264 ...
Spain USD bil 862 845 836 704 603
Sweden USD bil ... ... ... ... 309 342 364 320 319 ...
Switzerland USD bil 717 772 828 771 800
USA USD bil 9,678 9,527 9,461 9,454 9,618
United Kingdom USD bil 1,866 1,990 2,049 1,957 1,909