Vehicle registrations - Croatia. February of 2017

Croatians sales of private cars improve

In February, vehicle registrations in Croatia grew by 23.78% with respect to February of 2016. In total, 53,277 cars were registered and 53,277 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 23.78% more than the year before.

The breakdown of car sales figures for the month of February is:

  • Commercial vehicles sold: 9,690, 18.98% more than in February of 2016.
  • Passenger cars regitrations: 2,591, which represents a figure of 6.19% more than in February of 2016.

Croatia is the 30th-placed country in ranking of 36 countries based on number of vehicle registrations.

A very useful variable for estimating the level of economic wealth enjoyed by Croatians residents, when compared to the other countries in the ranking, is the number of vehicles sold or registered per thousand residents in the last year. With annual sales of 12.71 cars per 1,000 residents, 12.71 of them in the last month, Croatia, occupies one of the final places in the ranking, meaning that its population is among those in the table with the least spending power.

As can be seen, the number of registrations per thousand residents has grown in the last year. The increase in this figure is positive, as it generally indicates improved public confidence in the country's economy.

Here we show you the progression of vehicle registrations in Croatia. You can see car registrations in other countries in en vehicle registrations and see all the economic information about Croatia in en Croatian economy.

Croatia - New motor vehicle registrations
DateCommercial vehicles MonthPassengers vehicles MonthMonthly vehicle salesMonthly Vehicles/ 1,000 p.Commercial vehicles YearPassengers vehicles YearAnnual vehicle salesAnnual Vehicles/ 1,000 p.
< 2016
February 20176792,5913,2700.789,69043,58753,27712.71
January 20177052,8073,5120.849,69243,43653,12812.68
December 20167553,3834,1380.999,67242,89852,57012.54
November 20166882,7513,4390.829,48641,37050,85612.14
October 20167682,8433,6110.869,49740,82850,32512.01
September 20167052,4763,1810.769,45140,39649,84711.89
August 20167312,2933,0240.729,36140,04349,40411.79
July 20161,0723,5104,5821.098,99339,40348,39611.55
June 20161,0016,1367,1371.708,73439,18247,91611.43
May 20169985,9966,9941.678,47137,69346,16411.02
April 20168244,7885,6121.348,32036,60844,92810.72
March 20167644,0134,7771.148,20835,51443,72210.43
Croatia - New motor vehicle registrations