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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2019, October

Published: 5 November 2015

In October 2015 the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,166

In October 2015 a total of 14,086 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 10,420 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 11.5 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In October the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,166, which was 3.7 per cent up from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 33.6 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 2015 a total of 146,954 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was a decrease of 3.7 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to October period was 91,895, which was nearly on the same level than in the previous year. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to October 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 05.11.2015

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. October 2015. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 15.11.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2015/10/merek_2015_10_2015-11-05_tie_001_en.html