Number of households reached 2.89 mil in 2008 in Malawi, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 55.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Malawi reached an all time high of 2.89 mil in 2008 and an all time low of 0.043 mil in 1967. When compared to Malawi's main peers, number of households in South Africa amounted to 13.4 mil and 2.50 mil in Zambia in 2008.
Malawi has been ranked 58th within the group of 115 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.