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Sales of Total Chargeable Electric Vehicles rose 82.9% yoy to 58.4 thousand in the United Kingdom in 1Q2021

Sales of Total Chargeable Electric Vehicles (thousand), 1Q2021
Automotive | United Kingdom | April 27, 2021
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Sales of electric cars rose 82.9% yoy to 58.4 thousand in the United Kingdom in 1Q2021, according to ACEA. This is 11.8% less than in the previous quarter.

Historically, sales of electric cars in the United Kingdom reached an all time high of 66.2 thousand in 4Q2020 and an all time low of 7.72 thousand in 4Q2016. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, sales of electric cars in Belgium amounted to 16.8 thousand, 61.7 thousand in France, 143 thousand in Germany and 5.55 thousand in Ireland in 1Q2021.

United Kingdom has been ranked 3rd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of sales of electric cars.

Sales of Total Chargeable Electric Vehicles Unit Mar 2016 Jun 2016 Sep 2016 Dec 2016 Mar 2017 Jun 2017 Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019 Dec 2019 Mar 2020 Jun 2020 Sep 2020 Dec 2020 Mar 2021
Austria thousand 2.85 2.75 3.62 3.76 5.99
Belgium thousand 4.06 5.35 7.69 6.36 12.4
Canada thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
France thousand 13.4 19.1 35.4 29.8 45.7
Germany thousand 26.9 34.3 52.4 41.5 111
Iceland thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.555 0.481 1.17 0.651 1.16
Ireland thousand 1.43 0.569 2.69 0.373 2.90
Italy thousand 4.22 5.41 8.35 7.39 14.2
Luxembourg thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.575 0.790 0.712 1.49
Netherlands thousand 13.7 32.9 12.0 8.14 19.1
Poland thousand 0.547 0.763 1.28 1.22 2.06
Spain thousand 3.49 5.03 7.25 3.49 10.4
United Kingdom thousand 21.0 24.7 31.9 18.5 58.4