Home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings reached 82.7 % in 2016 in Norway, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.121 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Norway reached an all time high of 86.1 % in 2008 and an all time low of 52.9 % in 1960. When compared to Norway's main peers, home ownership as a percentage of all dwellings in Denmark amounted to 49.5 %, 71.6 % in Finland, 78.7 % in Iceland and 62.0 % in Sweden in 2016.
Norway has been ranked 7th within the group of 30 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.