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List of countries by vehicles per capita

China became the world's largest new car market in 2009

This article is a list of countries by the number of road motor vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants. This includes cars, vans, buses, and freight and other trucks; but excludes motorcycles and other two-wheelers.

The People's Republic of China has the largest fleet of motor vehicles in the world, with 340 million motor vehicles in 2019 including 250 million cars,[1] and in 2009 became the world's largest new car market as well.[2][3] In 2011, a total of 80 million cars and commercial vehicles were built, led by China, with 18.4 million motor vehicles manufactured.[4]

# Country or region Motor
vehicles
per 1,000
people
Total Year
1  San Marino 1,263 2013[5]
2  Monaco 899 2013[5]
3  New Zealand 860 4,240,000 2018[6]
4  Iceland 824 278,924[7][8] 2016
5  United States 811 263,765,695[9] 2017
6  Liechtenstein 773 2016[10]
7  Luxembourg 670 2017[11]
8  Australia 730 19,200,000[12] 2018
9  Malta 613 2017[13]
10  Brunei 721 300,897[7] 2015
11  Italy 625 2017[14]
12  Guam 677 2014[15]
13  Canada 650 23,846,147[16] 2017
14  Poland 593 2017[17]
15  Norway 514 2017[18]
16  Japan 615 77,938,515[19] 2018
17  Austria 555 2017[20]
18  Estonia 550 2017[21]
19  Spain 504 2017[22]
20  Germany 561 2017[23]
21  United Kingdom 471 2017[24]
22  France[25] 478 2017[26]
23  Slovenia 541 2017[27]
24  Belgium 508 2017[28]
25  Portugal 492 2017[29]
26  Czech Republic 539 2017[30]
27  Netherlands 487 2017[31]
28  Greece 487 2017[32]
-  European Union 543 294,886,307[7] 2015/2016
29   Switzerland 539 4 602 688[33] 2018
30  Sweden 479 2017[34]
31  Cyprus 509 2017[35]
32  Bulgaria 393 2017[36]
33  Denmark 438 2017[37]
34  Finland 617 2017[38]
35  Ireland 444 2017[39]
36  Kuwait 477 1,876,188[7] 2015
37  Lithuania 463 1,353,815[7] 2015
38  Libya 483 2017[40]
39  Slovakia 408 2017[41]
40  Malaysia 433 13,308,716[7] 2015
41  Bahrain 422 578,471[7] 2015
42  South Korea 411 20,989,885[7] 2015
43  Qatar 411 1,020,000[7] 2015
44  Croatia 389 2017[42]
45  Latvia 356 2017[43]
46  Barbados 387 110,000[7] 2015
47  Israel 384 3,373,139[44] 2017[45]
48  Hungary 355 2017[46]
49  Russia 373 54,779,626 2018[47]
50  Belarus 369 3,501,981[7] 2015
51  Syria 368 6,900,000[7] 2015
52  Brazil 350 74,454,951[48] 2019
53  Suriname 349 193,000[7] 2015
54  Taiwan 333 7,842,423[49] 2016[49]
55  Montenegro 326 202,322 2016[50]
56  Argentina 316 13,726,226[7] 2015
57  Romania 261 2017[51]
58  Mexico 297 37,353,597[7] 2015
59  Trinidad and Tobago 292 397,000[7] 2015>
60  Serbia 288 2,052,067 2015[52]
61  Georgia 281 1,043,900[7] 2015
62  Uruguay 280 960,000[7] 2015
63  Bosnia and Herzegovina 258 910,969[7] 2015
64  Kazakhstan 251 4,397,354[7] 2015
65  Chile 230 4,444,941[7] 2015
66  United Arab Emirates 234 2,140,000[7] 2015
67  Oman 233 980,000[7] 2015
68  Antigua and Barbuda 230 2009[5]
69  Thailand 226 15,490,503[7] 2015
70  Costa Rica 224 1,076,041[7] 2015
71  Saint Kitts and Nevis 223 [53]
72  Kyrgyzstan 223 1,330,000[7] 2015
73  Ukraine 219 9,290,000[54] 2018
74  Saudi Arabia 209 6,600,000[7] 2015
75  North Macedonia 206 425,764[7] 2015
76  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 204 2008[5]
77  Moldova 201 715,480[7] 2015
78  Turkey 149 2017[55]
79  Mauritius 192 236,853[7] 2015
80  Fiji 188 2010[5]
81  China 179 250,000,000 2019[56]
82  Iran 178 14,130,000[7] 2015
83  Botswana 177 391,686[7] 2015
84  Seychelles 176 2010[5]
85  Tonga 174 [53]
86  South Africa 174 9,600,412[7] 2015
87  Panama 171 677,356[7] 2015
88  Armenia 167 489,346 2018 [57]
89  Albania 167 481,114[7] 2015
90  Saint Lucia 165 2010[5]
91  Dominica 163 [53]
92  Nauru 159 2004[58]
93  Dominican Republic 153 1,610,551[7] 2015
94  Kosovo 150 2013[59]
95  Singapore 170 957,006[60] 2018
96  Kiribati 146 2008[5]
97  Venezuela 145 4,510,000[7] 2015
98  Ecuador 141 2,267,344[7] 2015>
99  Algeria 140 5,570,000[7] 2015
100  Belize 139 50,000[7] 2015
101  Azerbaijan 135 1,301,926[7] 2015
102  Tunisia 129 1,450,000[7] 2015
103  Jordan 123 1,130,000[7] 2015
104  Grenada 122 [61]
105  Lebanon 117 683,000[62] 2018
106  Colombia 116 5,800,000 2018[63][64]
107  Guatemala 115 1,862,535[7] 2015
108  Turkmenistan 107 2010[5]
109  Namibia 106 2008[5]
110  Iraq 105 3,900,000[65]
111  Morocco 103 3,570,000[65]
112  Cape Verde 101 2007[5]
113  Paraguay 98 652,886[65]
114  Guyana 95 2008[5]
115  Hong Kong 92 674,253[7] 2015
116  Swaziland 89 2007[5]
117  Indonesia 87 22,512,918[7] 2015
118  Bahamas 81 2007[5]
119  Nicaragua 79 480,000[7] 2015
120  Peru 78 2,444,478[7] 2015
121  Samoa 77 2007[5]
122  Bolivia 72 770,000[7] 2015
123  Mongolia 71 2010[5]
124  Sri Lanka 70 1,469,821[7]
125  Jamaica 66 190,000[7] 2015
126  Nigeria 64 11,458,370[66] 2017
127  Egypt 62 5,733,810[7] 2015
128  Zimbabwe 60 940,000[7] 2015
129  Bhutan 57 2009[5]
130  Vanuatu 54 [53]
131  Afghanistan 47 1,572,663[7] 2015
132  Senegal 44 660,000[7] 2015
133  Palestine 42 2010[5]
134  Cuba 42 480,000[7] 2015
135  Cote d'Ivoire 41 940,000[7] 2015
136  El Salvador 41 260,000[7] 2015
137  Tajikistan 38 2007[5]
138  Philippines 38 3,822,544[7]
139  Uzbekistan 37 2004[67]
140  Micronesia, Federated States of 37 2007[5]
141  Yemen 37 1,000,000[7] 2015
142  Comoros 33 2007[5]
143  Guinea-Bissau 33 2008[5]
144  Angola 32 880,000[7] 2015
145  Ghana 32 890,000[7] 2015
146  Kenya 29 1,381,473[7] 2015
147  Maldives 28 2010[5]
148  Djibouti 28 [53]
149  Madagascar 27 660,000[7] 2015
150  Congo, Republic of the 27 2007[5]
151  Sudan 27 2007[5]
152  Togo 27 198,000[7] 2015
153  Congo, Democratic Republic of the 25 1,900,000[7] 2015
154  Benin 24 252,000[7] 2015
155  Vietnam 23 2,170,000[7] 2015
156  Zambia 23 370,000[7] 2015>
157  India 22 28,860,000[68] 2015
158  Cambodia 21 2005[5]
159  Laos 20 2007[5]
160  Myanmar 20 1,065,897[69] 2017
161  Honduras 18 160,000[69] 2017
162  Pakistan 17 10,000,000[7] 2015
163  Burkina Faso 16 297,000[7] 2015
164  Cameroon 15 347,000[7] 2015
165  Gabon 14 2004[70]
166  Mozambique 14 400,000[7] 2015
167  Liberia 14 63,000[7] 2015
168  Equatorial Guinea 13 2004[71]
169  Papua New Guinea 13 [53]
170  Uganda 12 490,000[7] 2015
171  Mali 12 203,000[7] 2015
172  Eritrea 11 2007[5]
173  North Korea 11 2006[72]
174  Mauritania 10 41,000[7] 2015
175  Ethiopia 9 831,000[73] 2017
176  Malawi 8 139,000[7] 2015
177  Haiti 7 80,000[7] 2015
178  Tanzania 7 380,000[7] 2015
179  Gambia 7 2004[5]
180  Niger 7 2009[5]
181  Burundi 6 63,000[7] 2015
182  Sierra Leone 6 2008[5]
183  Chad 6 2006[5]
184  Guinea 5 [53]
185    Nepal 5 2007[5]
186  Rwanda 5 [53]
187  Central African Republic 4 [53]
188  Lesotho 4 2004[74]
189  Bangladesh 4 620,000[7] 2015
190  Somalia 3 [53]
191  Solomon Islands 3 2004[75]
192  São Tomé and Príncipe 2 2007[5]

See alsoEdit

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