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People > Housing > Average people per household: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Household size.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Burkina Faso 5.9 2006
2 India 5.3 2001
=3 Nepal 4.7 2012
=3 East Timor 4.7 2004
=3 Ethiopia 4.7 2007
=3 Swaziland 4.7 2007
=3 Cambodia 4.7 2008
8 Malaysia 4.6 2000
9 Rwanda 4.5 2002
10 Lesotho 4.4 2006
11 Mexico 4.3 2000
12 Ecuador 4.2 2001
13 Bolivia 4.1 2001
14 Peru 4 2007
=15 Colombia 3.9 2005
=15 North Korea 3.9 2008
=15 Dominican Republic 3.9 2002
18 Seychelles 3.8 2002
19 Singapore 3.6 2000
20 Georgia 3.4 2002
=21 Brazil 3.3 2012
=21 Chile 3.3 2013
=21 Argentina 3.3 2012
24 Cuba 3.2 2002
25 Cyprus 3.1 2001
=26 Puerto Rico 3 2000
=26 Croatia 3 2001
=26 Serbia 3 2002
=29 Romania 2.9 2002
=29 Latvia 2.9 2000
=29 Malta 2.9 2005
=29 South Korea 2.9 2005
=33 Portugal 2.8 2001
=33 Slovenia 2.8 2002
=33 Poland 2.8 2002
=33 Greece 2.8 2001
=37 Russia 2.7 2002
=37 Bulgaria 2.7 2001
=37 New Zealand 2.7 2001
40 United States 2.6 2009
=41 Luxembourg 2.5 2001
=41 Lithuania 2.5 2001
=41 Japan 2.5 2005
44 Bermuda 2.4 2000
45 Mauritius 2.3 2000

Citation

"All countries compared for People > Housing > Average people per household", Wikipedia: List of countries by number of households (Principles and Recommendations for Population and Housing Censuses Revision 2 , Department of Economic and Social Affairs , United Nations Statistics Division , 2008. Accessed on 2 October 2011.). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Housing/Average-people-per-household

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