Registration of cars

Registration of cars Catalonia. March, 2019
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % month % accumulated
Cars 20,119 701 3.6 -3.6
Total vehicles 27,357 891 3.4 -2.2
Units: Number of vehicles.
Source: Directorate General of Traffic.
Registration of cars Spain. March, 2019
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % month % accumulated
Cars 133,405 -4,415 -3.2 -5.8
Total vehicles 170,148 -422 -0.2 -3.2
Units: Number of vehicles.
Source: Directorate General of Traffic.

Date published: April 15, 2019. Next update: May 15, 2019

Methodological note

Registration of cars is a traditional consumer indicator which is very sensitive to families' economic expectations.

This indicator is drawn up using the provincial information for car registration issued by the Directorate General of Traffic. It includes cars purchased by companies, public administrations and private individuals. Carmeans any motor vehicle other than a motorbike designed and built to transport people with seating for up to nine people, including the driver.

Monthly data are provisional.