Home ownership in Sweden
The home ownership rate in Sweden did not vary significantly over the period from 2008 to 2019. It peaked in 2010 and slightly fluctuated the following years. The rate was lowest in 2019 amounting to roughly 63.6 percent.
Who buys their own home in 2020?
As of 2020, Germans, Austrians, Danes and Swedes were the European citizens for who home ownership was least common. Romania was the country with the highest home ownership rate among selected European countries in 2020, followed by Slovakia. Both countries had a rate higher than 90 percent. In general, it seemed to be more common to own a home in Eastern European countries than in the Western part of the continent.