Home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings reached 81.6 % in 2017 in Malta, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.246 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Malta reached an all time high of 81.8 % in 2012 and an all time low of 32.4 % in 1967. When compared to Malta's main peers, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Greece amounted to 73.5 % and 72.1 % in Italy in 2017.
Malta has been ranked 8th within the group of 26 countries we follow in terms of home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings, 6 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.