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Registration of cars

Registration of cars Catalonia. December, 2020
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % month % accumulated
Cars 17,020 619 3.8 -33.7
Total vehicles 22,864 824 3.7 -30.1
Units: Number of vehicles.
Source: Directorate General of Traffic.
Registration of cars Spain. December, 2020
Year-over-year variation
Value absolute % month % accumulated
Cars 115,580 1,449 1.3 -31.7
Total vehicles 147,462 4,471 3.1 -28.4
Units: Number of vehicles.
Source: Directorate General of Traffic.

Last update: January 19, 2021. Next update: March 1, 2021

Annual data

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.