Which Country is the Most Overcrowded?

Dwellings Per Household (dwellings), 2017
Real Estate | October 21, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 55 countries in 2017, Malta ranked the highest in dwellings per household with 1.77 dwellings followed by Portugal and Greece. On the other end of the scale was Colombia with 0.801 dwellings, Slovakia with 0.829 dwellings and Armenia with 0.863 dwellings.

Data for more countries are available at Dwellings Per Household indicator page.

Dwellings Per Household Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria dwellings 1.22 1.22 1.22 1.22 1.20
Belgium dwellings 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.12 1.12
Bulgaria dwellings 1.30 1.31 1.31 1.32 1.33
Croatia dwellings 1.34 1.34 1.35 1.35 1.36
Estonia dwellings 1.13 1.15 1.17 1.19 1.20
France dwellings 1.19 1.20 1.21 1.22 1.22
Greece dwellings 1.47 1.47 1.47 1.47 1.47
Italy dwellings 1.19 1.18 1.17 1.16 1.16
Malta dwellings 1.59 1.62 1.65 1.70 1.73
Portugal dwellings ... ... ... 1.43 1.43 1.44 1.44 1.45
Romania dwellings 1.23 1.23 1.24 1.24 1.25
Russia dwellings 1.16 1.17 1.17 1.20 1.22
Spain dwellings 1.46 1.45 1.43 1.42 1.40
Switzerland dwellings 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.18 1.18
Thailand dwellings 1.09 1.11 1.13 1.16 1.18