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Vehicles licenced for the first time by type of vehicle

Vehicles licenced for the first time by type of vehicle


Description2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
All Vehicles 316,140 333,996 282,557 149,389 160,418 160,777 145,033 164,043 187,920 216,523 270,896
New Vehicles 233,727 246,446 194,817 73,125 103,076 105,761 95,093 92,887 117,652 153,850 181,293
New Private Cars 173,273 180,754 146,470 54,432 84,907 86,932 76,256 71,348 92,361 121,110 141,931
Category A (Up to 900CC) 125 114 103 26 34 82 188 170 463 726 678
Category B (901-1000 CC) 9,071 6,296 4,594 2,096 3,435 3,277 3,132 4,024 5,628 8,978 11,750
Category C......................
Category D (1001-1300 CC) 21,508 21,941 16,921 7,911 17,390 16,615 12,311 11,823 14,463 17,270 18,244
Category E (1301-1400 CC) 44,854 48,525 39,512 10,102 10,600 9,582 8,289 7,385 8,715 11,159 11,606
Category F (1401-1500 CC) 7,306 7,591 8,624 5,482 10,801 9,648 6,321 6,477 9,946 16,145 24,981
Category G (1501-1600 CC) 34,183 37,054 28,045 7,475 19,086 22,515 21,066 18,883 23,199 30,839 29,599
Category H (1601-2000 CC) 41,859 42,878 38,020 18,838 19,371 20,828 20,229 18,193 23,804 28,954 38,167
Category I (2001-2400 CC) 3,848 6,060 4,272 1,741 2,995 3,202 3,492 3,311 4,567 5,118 4,479
Category J (2401 CC and Over) 10,519 10,295 6,379 761 1,195 1,183 1,228 1,082 1,576 1,921 2,427
New Goods Vehicles 43,619 46,043 31,459 10,051 10,510 11,188 10,855 11,024 16,254 22,939 28,051
Unladen Weight 0 to 1 Tonne 639 203..................
Unladen Weight 1 to 2 Tonnes 30,980 31,217..................
Unladen Weight 2 Tonnes and Over 12,000 14,623..................
Unladen Weight Up to 812 kg.... 175 87 27 4 0 3 2 4 3
Unladen Weight 813 to 1016 kg.... 53 12 9 11 12 4 3 2 8
Unladen Weight 1017 to 1269 kg.... 2,952 1,357 915 1,222 1,011 752 660 726 1,052
Unladen Weight 1270 to 1524 kg.... 4,534 1,717 2,612 3,138 3,342 3,292 5,414 6,626 7,829
Unladen Weight 1525 to 2032 kg.... 13,726 3,942 4,110 3,834 3,591 3,612 5,372 8,672 9,694
Unladen Weight 2033 to 4064 kg.... 6,967 2,102 2,153 2,142 1,890 2,134 3,251 5,347 7,243
Unladen Weight 4065 to 8128 kg.... 623 210 198 164 169 209 225 266 320
Unladen Weight 8129 kg and Over.... 2,429 624 486 673 840 1,018 1,327 1,296 1,902
New Tractors 3,687 4,442 4,154 1,883 1,359 1,731 1,996 4,403 2,186 1,986 1,934
New Agriculture Tractors.. 3,560 4,005................
New General Haulage Tractors.. 127 149................
New Motor Cycles 3,206 3,522 3,194 1,879 1,321 1,102 955 878 960 1,244 1,546
New Exempt Vehicles 6,169 7,422 6,286 3,690 4,207 4,014 3,930 3,955 4,762 5,234 6,207
New public service vehicles, heavy agricultural and plant machinery and vehicles (NEC) 3,773 4,263 3,254 1,190 772 794 1,101 1,279 1,129 1,337 1,624
New Public Service Vehicles 1,732 1,956 1,614 493 306 297 531 378 517 761 957
New Small Public Service Vehicles 1,033 1,283 893 190 193 195 275 160 237 343 500
New Large Public Service Vehicles 699 673 721 303 113 102 256 218 280 418 457
New Combine Harvestors......................
New Excavators and Trench Diggers......................
New Machines or Contrivances 1,327 1,445 906 409 222 294 409 606 399 409 444
Other Classes New Other Vehicles 714 862 734 288 244 203 161 295 213 167 223
Secondhand Vehicles 82,413 87,550 87,740 76,264 57,342 55,016 49,940 71,156 70,268 62,673 89,603
Secondhand Private Cars 54,244 58,719 60,091 49,464 39,103 41,149 38,469 49,762 52,863 47,217 70,138
Secondhand Goods Vehicles 15,228 14,785 13,133 13,761 8,207 5,227 4,731 7,533 9,074 8,352 10,925
Secondhand Tractors 3,601 3,492 3,412 2,845 2,194 2,537 1,781 6,598 2,357 1,787 1,908
Secondhand Other Vehicles 5,898 6,656 6,787 6,164 4,893 4,031 3,437 5,576 4,319 3,731 4,428
Secondhand Motor Cycles 3,442 3,898 4,317 4,030 2,945 2,072 1,522 1,687 1,655 1,586 2,204

.. indicates that the observation is missing or fall under the limit of discretion/uncertainty.

Footnote

In January, 2008 the Unladen Weight classification for the category New Goods Vehicles was amended from tonnes to kilograms

See Background Notes