Dwellings per household reached 1.24 dwellings in 2017 in France, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.654 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, dwellings per household in France reached an all time high of 1.24 dwellings in 2017 and an all time low of 0.939 dwellings in 1963. When compared to France's main peers, dwellings per household in Belgium amounted to 1.13 dwellings, 1.03 dwellings in Germany, 1.14 dwellings in Italy and 1.37 dwellings in Spain in 2017.
France has been ranked 10th within the group of 56 countries we follow in terms of dwellings per household, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A dwelling (or a housing unit) is a separate and independent place of abode intended for habitation by a single household, or one not intended for habitation but occupied as living quarters by a household at the time of the census.