Where Most Small Cars Are Sold in Europe?

Number of New Small Cars Sold ('000), 2016
Automotive | October 03, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 18 countries in 2016, Italy ranked the highest in number of new small cars sold with 1,134 '000 followed by United Kingdom and France. On the other end of the scale was Iceland with 6.58 '000, Luxembourg with 15.1 '000 and Finland with 25.9 '000.

Data for more countries are available at Number of New Small Cars Sold indicator page.

Number of New Small Cars Sold Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Austria thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 118 124 111 106 103
Belgium thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 226 226 174 184 183
Denmark thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 79.2 85.7 103 110 102
France thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,284 1,157 930 944 967
Germany thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 888 930 886 864 897
Greece thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 76.5 58.1 36.2 35.7 43.7
Ireland thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.8 24.0 19.1 20.3 27.2
Italy thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,237 1,033 825 804 855
Netherlands thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 251 304 250 193 183
Norway thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 26.8 28.9 27.5 28.9 32.0
Portugal thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 99.5 68.9 41.1 47.7 63.2
Spain thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 319 257 230 259 338
Sweden thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 53.9 56.2 48.7 47.8 55.2
Switzerland thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 103 112 103 98.2 94.8
United Kingdom thousand ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 802 762 829 951 1,059