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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2019, October

Published: 6 August 2015

In July 2015 the number of new passenger cars registered was 8,721

In July 2015 a total of 13,896 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 9,740 were automobiles. First registrations increased by 3.2 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In July the number of new passenger cars registered was 8,721, which was 8.8 per cent up from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 32.1 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 July period of 2015 a total of 106,413 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an decrease of 3.4 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to June period was 65,810, which is 2.0 per cent down from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to July period were Volkswagen, Toyota and Skoda.


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

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Tables

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Updated 06.08.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. July 2015. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2015/07/merek_2015_07_2015-08-06_tie_001_en.html