Vehicle registrations - Italy. June of 2020

Fewer June passenger car sales in Italy

In June, vehicle registrations in Italy fell by 21.61% with respect to June of 2019. In total, 150,246 cars were registered and 1,426,536 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 31.51% less than the year before.

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

  • Commercial vehicles sold: 17,789, 11.2% less than in June of 2019.
  • Passenger cars regitrations: 132,457, which represents a figure of 22.82% less than in June of 2019.

Italy is the 12th-placed country in ranking of 137 countries based on number of vehicle registrations.

A very useful variable for estimating the level of economic wealth enjoyed by Italians 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 23.68 cars per 1,000 residents, 2.49 of them in the last month, Italy, occupies 24th place in the ranking.

As can be seen, the number of registrations per thousand residents has fallen in the last year. A drop in registrations generally indicates a fall in consumer confidence and, when it is sustained, a recession in the real economy.

Changes in Italian 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 declined since 2010, as 2,400,712 were registered that year, as have the number of registrations per thousand residents, which that year numbered 40.56.

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

Italy - 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.
June 202017,789132,457150,2462.49175,9531,261,6821,426,53623.68
May 202012,95999,711112,6701.87178,1971,300,8511,467,94924.37
April 20202,6124,2796,8910.11185,2101,398,4471,572,55826.10
March 20206,65728,32634,9830.58200,3131,568,5801,757,79429.18
February 202016,615162,793179,4082.98212,1141,733,9161,934,93132.12
January 202015,749155,528171,2772.84212,8301,748,9481,950,67932.38
December 201922,122140,075162,1972.69213,5161,758,2841,960,70132.55
November 201918,432150,587169,0192.80214,5001,742,2871,945,68832.23
October 201919,611156,851176,4622.92216,9291,738,6911,944,52132.22
September 201915,373142,136157,5092.61216,8981,728,4951,934,29432.05
August 201911,099216,102
July 201916,93588,939105,8741.75216,0671,802,8862,018,95333.45
< 2019
Italy - New motor vehicle registrations
Italy - New motor vehicle registrations