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Published: 6 February 2020

In January 2020 the number of new passenger cars registered was 10,798

In January 2020 a total of 16,335 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 12,471 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 11.0 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In January the number of new passenger cars registered was 10,798, which was 8.0 per cent down from the year before. The share of new diesel-driven passenger cars was 15.2 per cent. 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 2020 were Toyota, Skoda and Volkswagen. The most common passenger car models were Toyota Corolla, Skoda Octavia, Toyota Yaris, Nissan Qashqai and Ford Focus

Source: Statistics on first registrations 2020. Statistics Finland, Traficom

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Updated 6.2.2020

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. January 2020. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.4.2024].
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