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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2021, March

Published: 4 February 2021

In January 2021 the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,373

In January 2021 a total of 15,227 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 11,033 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 6.8 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In January the number of new passenger cars registered was 9,373, which was 13.2 per cent down from the year before. The share of new electric passenger cars was 3.8 per cent and plug-in hybrid electric cars 19.2 per cent. A total of 2,153 new electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars were registered, which was 49.2 per cent up from the year before. These data are based on the Traffic Affairs Register of the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency (Traficom) 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 2021 were Toyota, Skoda and Volvo. The most common passenger car models were Skoda Octavia, Toyota Yaris, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Rav4 and Volvo XC40


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2021. Statistics Finland, Traficom

Inquiries: Nico Maunula 029 551 3526, Sami Lahtinen 029 551 3207, Irmeli Segerholm 029 551 3219, liikenne.matkailu@stat.fi

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Updated 4.2.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. January 2021. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.4.2021].
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