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Latest publication: First registrations of motor vehicles 2022, February

Published: 5 August 2021

In July 2021 the number of new passenger cars registered was 7,481

In July 2021 a total of 13,538 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 8,509 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 12.6 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In July the number of new passenger cars registered was 7,481, which was 17.8 per cent down from the year before. The share of new electric passenger cars was 10.0 per cent and plug-in hybrid electric cars 18.1 per cent. A total of 2,105 new electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars were registered, which was 43 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

In the January to July period of 2021 a total of 115,653 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an increase of 12.2 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to July period was 64,215, which is 13.7 per cent up from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to July period were Toyota, Volkswagen and Skoda.


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

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

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Updated 5.8.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. July 2021. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.8.2022].
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