International comparisons of home ownership rates.The above omits China, which is covered at http://www.tradingeconomics.
U.S. Homeownership Rate Falls to Five-Decade Low
But household formation climbs as more Americans look to rentThe homeownership rate, the proportion of households that are owner-occupied, fell to 62.9%, half a percentage point lower than the second quarter of 2015 and 0.6 percentage point lower than the first quarter 2016, the Census Bureau said on Thursday.
By Jeffrey Sparshott
The U.S. Homeownership Rate Falls Again, Nearing a 48-Year Low
The drop dashes hopes it had hit bottom, but economists say the stabilization is still good news