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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2018, April

Published: 6 February 2018

In January 2018 the number of new passenger cars registered was 13,579

In January 2018 a total of 19,244 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 15,548 were automobiles. First registrations increased by 6.4 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In January the number of new passenger cars registered was 13,579, which was 6.6 per cent up from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 25.5 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

The most common passenger car makes first registered in January 2018 were Toyota, Skoda and Volkswagen. The most common passenger car models were Skoda Octavia, Nissan Qashqai, Toyota Auris, Toyota Yaris and Volkswagen Golf


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2018. 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

Director in charge: Sami Saarikivi

Tables

Tables in databases


Updated 6.2.2018

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. January 2018. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.5.2018].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2018/01/merek_2018_01_2018-02-06_tie_001_en.html

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