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New passenger car sales, numbers per year, 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 57 countries was 1102394 passenger cars. The highest value was in China: 26062824 passenger cars and the lowest value was in Bulgaria: 35764 passenger cars. The indicator is available from 2005 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: passenger cars; Source: OICA
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Countries Passenger car sales, 2023 Global rank Available data
China 26062824 1 2005 - 2023
India 4101600 2 2005 - 2023
Japan 3992727 3 2005 - 2023
USA 3116647 4 2005 - 2023
Germany 2844609 5 2005 - 2023
UK 1903054 6 2005 - 2023
France 1774723 7 2005 - 2023
Brazil 1721400 8 2005 - 2023
Italy 1565331 9 2005 - 2023
South Korea 1489363 10 2005 - 2023
Russia 1049917 11 2005 - 2023
Turkey 967341 12 2005 - 2023
Spain 949359 13 2005 - 2023
Australia 890823 14 2005 - 2023
Indonesia 779326 15 2005 - 2023
Saudi Arabia 645723 16 2005 - 2023
Malaysia 604000 17 2005 - 2023
Mexico 598091 18 2005 - 2023
Belgium 476674 19 2005 - 2023
Poland 475032 20 2005 - 2023
Thailand 406501 21 2005 - 2023
Taiwan 372800 22 2005 - 2023
Netherlands 372156 23 2005 - 2023
South Africa 347388 24 2005 - 2023
Vietnam 290071 25 2005 - 2023
Sweden 289827 26 2005 - 2023
Philippines 282507 27 2005 - 2023
Argentina 274728 28 2005 - 2023
Israel 270433 29 2005 - 2023
Canada 262159 30 2005 - 2023
Switzerland 252214 31 2005 - 2023
Austria 239150 32 2005 - 2023
UA Emirates 225386 33 2005 - 2023
Czechia 221419 34 2005 - 2023
Chile 218642 35 2005 - 2023
Portugal 199623 36 2005 - 2023
Denmark 172798 37 2005 - 2023
Kazakhstan 164000 38 2005 - 2023
Uzbekistan 146456 39 2005 - 2023
Morocco 145218 40 2005 - 2023
Colombia 144633 41 2005 - 2023
Romania 142791 42 2005 - 2023
Greece 134484 43 2005 - 2023
Norway 126953 44 2005 - 2023
Ireland 122310 45 2005 - 2023
Peru 116724 46 2005 - 2023
Kuwait 112969 47 2005 - 2023
New Zealand 110230 48 2005 - 2023
Hungary 107720 49 2005 - 2023
Ecuador 98018 50 2005 - 2023
Slovakia 88003 51 2005 - 2023
Finland 87509 52 2005 - 2023
Egypt 69175 53 2005 - 2023
Ukraine 60862 54 2005 - 2023
Pakistan 58562 55 2005 - 2023
Croatia 57694 56 2005 - 2023
Bulgaria 35764 57 2005 - 2023



Definition: The indicator estimates the number of new passenger car registrations and sales that took place within a country in a year. Passenger cars are road motor vehicles, other than a motor cycle, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine persons (including the driver).

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