Home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings reached 81.5 % in 2017 in Latvia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.742 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Latvia reached an all time high of 87.2 % in 2009 and an all time low of 80.2 % in 2015. When compared to Latvia's main peers, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Estonia amounted to 81.3 % and 90.5 % in Lithuania in 2017.
Latvia has been ranked 9th within the group of 26 countries we follow in terms of home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Home ownership shows the share of the population (or dwellings, depending on the source of information) which lives in a dwelling they own or have taken a mortgage for.