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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2019, October

Published: 4 June 2015

In May 2015 the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,114

In May 2015 a total of 16,047 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 10,310 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 9.9 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In May the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,114, which was 9.9 per cent down from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 33.3 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 May period of 2015 a total of 77,002 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an decrease of 4.9 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to May period was 48,106, which is 3.7 per cent down from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to May period were Volkswagen, Toyota and Skoda.


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2015. Statistics Finland, Finnish Transport Safety Agency

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Updated 04.06.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. May 2015. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2015/05/merek_2015_05_2015-06-04_tie_001_en.html