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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2019, May

Published: 4 March 2011

In February 2011 the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,301

In February 2011 a total of 14,255 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 10,554 were automobiles. First registrations increased by 21.4 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In Feruary the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,301, which was 22.5 per cent up from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 44.0 per cent. These data are based on the Vehicular and Driver Data Register of the Finnish Transport Safety Agency and they have been produced by Statistics Finland. The numbers are exclusive of the vehicles on the Åland Islands.

First registrations of passenger cars

First registrations of passenger cars

In the January to February period of 2011 a total of 34,474 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an increase of 17.9 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to February period was 23,088, which is 15.6 per cent up from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to February period were Volkswagen, Toyota and Skoda.


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2011. Statistics Finland, Finnish Transport Safety Agency

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Updated 4.3.2011

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. February 2011. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.6.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2011/02/merek_2011_02_2011-03-04_tie_001_en.html