Vehicle registrations - Lithuania. December of 2007

Lithuanians passenger car registrations rise

In December, vehicle registrations in Lithuania grew by 29.92% with respect to December of 2006. In total, 2,336 cars were registered and 31,090 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 42.98% more than the year before.

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

  • Commercial vehicles sold: 553, 2.64% less than in December of 2006.
  • Passenger cars regitrations: 1,783, which represents a figure of 44.96% more than in December of 2006.

Lithuania is the 73th-placed country in ranking of 133 countries based on number of vehicle registrations.

A very useful variable for estimating the level of economic wealth enjoyed by Lithuanians 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 9.68 cars per 1,000 residents, 0.73 of them in the last month, Lithuania, occupies 55th 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.

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

Lithuania - 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.
December 20075531,7832,3360.739,48421,60631,0909.68
November 20078892,1793,0680.949,49921,05330,5529.40
October 20079022,3003,2020.999,25520,11729,3729.04
September 20079561,6592,6150.808,97119,26528,2368.69
August 20077701,9292,6990.838,84318,76627,6098.50
July 20078531,9122,7650.858,73918,05326,7928.24
June 20078352,2003,0350.938,47417,32325,7977.94
May 20079692,0262,9950.928,33816,44624,7847.63
April 20078351,5382,3730.737,94415,72823,6727.28
March 20077131,4612,1740.678,15715,32423,4817.22
February 20076031,1541,7570.547,99415,03023,0247.08
January 20076061,4652,0710.647,74814,79122,5396.94
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