Number of households reached 4.12 mil in 2018 in Portugal, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.259 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Portugal reached an all time high of 4.12 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 2.05 mil in 1950. When compared to Portugal's main peers, number of households in France amounted to 29.4 mil, 1.85 mil in Ireland, 7.59 mil in Morocco and 18.4 mil in Spain in 2018.
Portugal has been ranked 51st within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
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.