In February, vehicle registrations in Slovenia grew by 9.58% with respect to February of 2016. In total, 77,860 cars were registered and 77,860 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 9.58% more than the year before.
The breakdown of car sales figures for the month of February is:
- Commercial vehicles sold: 12,619, 25.49% more than in February of 2016.
- Passenger cars regitrations: 5,680, which represents a figure of 19.28% more than in February of 2016.
Slovenia is the 28th-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 Slovenes 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 37.72 cars per 1,000 residents, 37.72 of them in the last month, Slovenia, occupies 14th 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 Slovene 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 2007, as 68,127 were produced that year as have the number of registrations per thousand residents, which that year numbered 33.89.
Here we show you the progression of vehicle registrations in Slovenia. You can see car registrations in other countries in en vehicle registrations and see all the economic information about Slovenia in en Slovene economy.