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09-10-2020 14:07

Registration of Motor Vehicles January-September 2020

The Statistical Service announces the publication of the report titled "Registration of Motor Vehicles" for the period January-September 2020.

In September 2020, the total registrations of motor vehicles numbered 4.137, recording a decrease of 0,6% compared to September 2019. Passenger saloon cars registered a fall of 2,5% to 3.229.

The main developments during the period January-September 2020 compared to the corresponding period of 2019 are summarised as follows:

(a) The total registrations of motor vehicles decreased by 18,0% to 29.106 in January-September 2020, from 35.499 in January-September 2019.

(b) Passenger saloon cars decreased to 22.652 from 28.761 in January-September 2019, recording a fall of 21,2%. Of the total passenger saloon cars, 7.729 or 34,1% were new and 14.923 or 65,9% were used cars.

(c) Goods conveyance vehicles decreased by 17,1% to 3.436 in January-September 2020, compared to 4.147 in January-September 2019. In particular, light goods vehicles decreased by 18,9% to 2.884, heavy goods vehicles by 6,2% to 412 and road tractors (units of trailers) by 6,7% to 140.

(d) Mopeds < 50cc recorded a decrease of 31,5% to 159 in January-September 2020, compared to 232 in the corresponding period of the previous year.

(e) Mechanised cycles> 50cc increased to 2.279 in January-September 2020, compared to 1.900 in January-September 2019, recording an increase of 19,9%.

The report can be purchased at 10,00 euro per copy. It is also available free of charge in electronic form at the website of the Statistical Service, at the address http://www.cystat.gov.cy .

 

 

(ND/SCH)