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First registrations of motor vehicles

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on first registrations of motor vehicles compile data on vehicles in road traffic subject to registration in Mainland Finland (annual data also include Åland). The data derive from the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency's register and are published monthly.

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Statistics Finland

Releases

According to Statistics Finland, a total of 7,941 new passenger cars were registered in May 2022, which was 20 % fewer than one year earlier. In all, 15,708 new vehicles were registered in May. First registrations decreased by 18 % from the corresponding month of the previous year. The component shortage in the motor industry causes delays in the production of new cars.

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release | First registrations of motor vehicles 2022, May
release | First registrations of motor vehicles 2022, April
release | First registrations of motor vehicles 2022, March

Future releases

Tables

See key statistical data in the tables.
01.03.2022

Imported used cars

2018201920202021
Passenger cars39,68945,91443,91145,367
Vans4,5035,0354,8784,463
Lorries, > 3.5 tonnes2,5812,5352,3371,951
Buses, coaches331409316350

Figures

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01.03.2022

Newly registrated cars by driving power

Newly registrated cars by driving power. Data on the figure are available from the table below the figure.
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20172018201920202021
Petrol79,16584,93682,66963,29456,997
Diesel55,30348,45340,60530,02626,390
Electricity5558231,9954,40410,685
Petrol/Electricity (plug-in hybrid)2,4054,8015,80912,83219,555

Information elsewhere

Finnish Transport and Communications Agency Traficom's database with several transport statistic stables
Information on Eurostat trafic and transport statistics

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