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Published: 4 November 2021

In October 2021 the number of new passenger cars registered was 6,611

In October 2021 a total of 11,713 new motor vehicles were registered, of which 7,847 were automobiles. First registrations decreased by 14.3 per cent from the corresponding month of the previous year. In October the number of new passenger cars registered was 6,611, which was 11.9 per cent down from the year before. The share of new electric passenger cars was 18.0 per cent and plug-in hybrid electric cars 20.0 per cent. A total of 2,517 new electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars were registered, which was 101 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 October period of 2021 a total of 153,793 vehicles were first registered. Compared to the year before, there was an increase of 5.8 per cent. The number of passenger cars first registered in the January to October period was 85,275, which is 5.4 per cent up from the year before. The most common passenger car makes first registered in the January to October period were Toyota, Volkswagen and Skoda.


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

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Updated 4.11.2021

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): First registrations of motor vehicles [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-365X. October 2021. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 29.11.2022].
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