Published: 6 February 2019

In January 2019 the number of new passenger cars registered was 11,732

In January 2019 a total of 18,346 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 13,631 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 4.7 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In January the number of new passenger cars registered was 11,732, which was 13.6 per cent down from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 23.9 per cent. These data are based on the Vehicular and Driver Data 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 2019 were Toyota, Skoda and Volvo. The most common passenger car models were Skoda Octavia, Ford Focus, Volvo XC60, Toyota Auris and Nissan Qashqai


Source: Statistics on first registrations 2019. Statistics Finland, Traficom

Inquiries: Sami Lahtinen 029 551 3207, Kari Keränen 029 551 3208, Irmeli Segerholm 029 551 3219, liikenne.matkailu@stat.fi

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Tables

Tables in databases


Updated 6.2.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. January 2019. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 19.2.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/merek/2019/01/merek_2019_01_2019-02-06_tie_001_en.html