Housing costs as a percentage of household income reached 26.0 % in 2000 in Finland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 7.14 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, housing costs as a percentage of household income in Finland reached an all time high of 30.0 % in 1997 and an all time low of 26.0 % in 2000.
Finland has been ranked 2nd within the group of 16 countries we follow in terms of housing costs as a percentage of household income.
The indicator shows how much a household spends on housing as a proportion of their total disposable income, which is often taken as an indicator of the affordability of housing.