Housing costs of households; household and dwelling characteristics


This table contains figures on the housing costs of private households in independent homes. Households living (temporarily) in a house free of charge are not included. The figures are presented for both owners and tenants and can be further divided into various characteristics of the household and the dwelling.

Data available from: 2012

Status of the figures: final

Changes as of 4 April 2019:
New table.

When will new figures be published?
Figures over reporting year 2021 will be published in 2022.

Housing costs of households; household and dwelling characteristics

Owner or tenant Household characteristics Dwelling characteristics Accuracy Periods Housing costsTotal housing costs (euro) Housing costsNet rent or mortgage (euro) Housing costsAdditional housing costs (euro) Housing cost ratio (%) Skewed rent Non-skewed rent (%) Skewed rent Skewed towards cheap rent (%) Skewed rent Skewed towards expensive rent (%)
Total Private households Total dwellings Value 2012 863 641 222 34.0 . . .
Total Private households Total dwellings Value 2015 839 627 212 33.0 . . .
Total Private households Total dwellings Value 2018 864 653 211 32.6 . . .
Owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2012 1,047 794 253 32.5 . . .
Owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2015 966 728 238 29.4 . . .
Owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2018 989 753 236 29.0 . . .
Tenant Private households Total dwellings Value 2012 591 416 175 36.2 67.3 24.5 8.3
Tenant Private households Total dwellings Value 2015 648 476 172 38.5 67.5 18.5 14.0
Tenant Private households Total dwellings Value 2018 675 502 173 38.1 72.8 15.5 11.7
Rents dwelling from private owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2012 743 560 183 40.8 62.8 22.8 14.4
Rents dwelling from private owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2015 812 629 183 42.2 66.8 16.5 16.7
Rents dwelling from private owner Private households Total dwellings Value 2018 842 661 181 42.6 71.0 13.6 15.4
Rents dwelling from housing corporation Private households Total dwellings Value 2012 549 376 173 34.9 68.5 24.9 6.6
Rents dwelling from housing corporation Private households Total dwellings Value 2015 597 429 169 37.3 67.8 19.1 13.2
Rents dwelling from housing corporation Private households Total dwellings Value 2018 606 436 170 36.3 73.5 16.3 10.2
Source: CBS.
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