In October, vehicle registrations in Poland grew by 18.50% with respect to October of 2015. In total, 491,363 cars were registered and 491,363 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 18.50% more than the year before.
The breakdown of car sales figures for the month of October is:
- Commercial vehicles sold: 88,482, 19.79% more than in October of 2015.
- Passenger cars regitrations: 32,245, which represents a figure of 10.95% more than in October of 2015.
Poland is the 14th-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 Poles 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 12.93 cars per 1,000 residents, 12.93 of them in the last month, Poland, occupies 27th place in the ranking.
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.
Changes in Polish vehicle registration numbers are shown in the tables below. As several studies indicate, these changes are very much related to changes in GDP and, hence, to a country's economic situation. Sales have grown since 2006, as 286,686 were produced that year as have the number of registrations per thousand residents, which that year numbered 7.51.
Here we show you the progression of vehicle registrations in Poland. You can see car registrations in other countries in en vehicle registrations and see all the economic information about Poland in en Polish economy.