Number of households reached 1.43 mil in 2018 in Puerto Rico, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.427 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in Puerto Rico reached an all time high of 4.48 mil in 1960 and an all time low of 0.868 mil in 1980. When compared to Puerto Rico's main peers, number of households in Dominican Republic amounted to 3.04 mil, 0.947 mil in Jamaica and 128 mil in USA in 2018.
Puerto Rico has been ranked 78th 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.