Number of households reached 40.9 mil in 2018 in Germany, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.168 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Germany reached an all time high of 40.9 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 23.5 mil in 1960. When compared to Germany's main peers, number of households in Austria amounted to 3.81 mil, 4.80 mil in Belgium, 29.4 mil in France and 13.7 mil in Poland in 2018.
Germany has been ranked 9th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.