Published: 8 November 2017

In October 2017 the number of new passenger cars registered was 8,747

In October 2017 a total of 13,826 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 10,143 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 2.3 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In October the number of new passenger cars registered was 8,747, which was 4.6 per cent down from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 26.7 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 October period of 2017 a total of 162,573 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an increase of 2.0 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to October period was 100,842, which is 1.0 per cent down from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to October period were Toyota, Volkswagen and Skoda.


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2017. Statistics Finland, Finnish Transport Safety Agency

Inquiries: Sami Lahtinen 029 551 3207, Kari Keränen 029 551 3208, Irmeli Segerholm 029 551 3219, liikenne.matkailu@stat.fi

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Tables

Tables in databases


Updated 8.11.2017

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. October 2017. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 25.11.2017].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2017/10/merek_2017_10_2017-11-08_tie_001_en.html

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