In April, vehicle registrations in Poland grew by 166.76% with respect to April of 2020. In total, 50,302 cars were registered and 559,193 new cars were sold in the last twelve months, 6.65% more than the year before.
The breakdown of car sales figures for the month of April is:
- Commercial vehicles sold: 10,153, 180.62% more than in April of 2020.
- Passenger cars regitrations: 40,149, which represents a figure of 163.46% more than in April of 2020.
Poland is the 20th-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 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 14.73 cars per 1,000 residents, 1.33 of them in the last month, Poland, occupies 42th 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 2011, as 388,695 were produced that year as have the number of registrations per thousand residents, which that year numbered 10.21.
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.