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Quarterly number of vehicles licensed or SORN

Numbers recorded on the last day of each quarter. SORN from 2007 Q4.
Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland up to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2021 9.4k 6.5k
2020 9.0k 8.8k 9.6k 9.6k 7.0k 7.0k 6.4k 6.4k
2019 11k 10k 10k 10k 5.3k 5.4k 5.6k 5.7k
2018 12k 11k 11k 11k 4.7k 4.8k 5.0k 5.2k
2017 13k 12k 12k 12k 4.0k 4.1k 4.3k 4.5k
2016 14k 14k 13k 13k 3.4k 3.4k 3.6k 3.9k
2015 15k 15k 14k 14k 2.7k 2.8k 2.9k 3.2k
2014 15k 15k 16k 15k 2.5k 2.5k 2.5k 2.6k
2013 17k 16k 16k 16k 2.1k 2.1k 2.0k 2.5k
2012 18k 18k 17k 17k 2.1k 1.8k 2.0k 2.1k
2011 19k 19k 18k 18k 1.7k 1.7k 1.9k 2.1k
2010 20k 19k 19k 19k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.7k
2009 20k 20k 20k 20k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k 1.6k
2008 21k 21k 1.1k 1.3k
2007 21k 1.1k
2006 21k
2005 21k
2004 21k
2003 21k
2002 20k
2001 19k
2000 17k
1999 16k
1998 14k
1997 13k
1996 11k
1995 10k
1994 9.4k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2021 Q1 9.4k 6.5k
2020 Q4 9.6k 6.4k
2020 Q3 9.6k 6.4k
2020 Q2 8.8k 7.0k
2020 Q1 9.0k 7.0k
2019 Q4 10k 5.7k
2019 Q3 10k 5.6k
2019 Q2 10k 5.4k
2019 Q1 11k 5.3k
2018 Q4 11k 5.2k
2018 Q3 11k 5.0k
2018 Q2 11k 4.8k
2018 Q1 12k 4.7k
2017 Q4 12k 4.5k
2017 Q3 12k 4.3k
2017 Q2 12k 4.1k
2017 Q1 13k 4.0k
2016 Q4 13k 3.9k
2016 Q3 13k 3.6k
2016 Q2 14k 3.4k
2016 Q1 14k 3.4k
2015 Q4 14k 3.2k
2015 Q3 14k 2.9k
2015 Q2 15k 2.8k
2015 Q1 15k 2.7k
2014 Q4 15k 2.6k
2014 Q3 16k 2.5k
2014 Q2 15k 2.5k
2014 Q1 15k 2.5k
2013 Q4 16k 2.5k
2013 Q3 16k 2.0k
2013 Q2 16k 2.1k
2013 Q1 17k 2.1k
2012 Q4 17k 2.1k
2012 Q3 17k 2.0k
2012 Q2 18k 1.8k
2012 Q1 18k 2.1k
2011 Q4 18k 2.1k
2011 Q3 18k 1.9k
2011 Q2 19k 1.7k
2011 Q1 19k 1.7k
2010 Q4 19k 1.7k
2010 Q3 19k 1.6k
2010 Q2 19k 1.6k
2010 Q1 20k 1.6k
2009 Q4 20k 1.6k
2009 Q3 20k 1.5k
2009 Q2 20k 1.4k
2009 Q1 20k 1.4k
2008 Q4 21k 1.3k
2008 Q3 21k 1.1k
2007 Q4 21k 1.1k
2006 Q4 21k
2005 Q4 21k
2004 Q4 21k
2003 Q4 21k
2002 Q4 20k
2001 Q4 19k
2000 Q4 17k
1999 Q4 16k
1998 Q4 14k
1997 Q4 13k
1996 Q4 11k
1995 Q4 10k
1994 Q4 9.4k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

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Licensed 263
SORN 90
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 346 516 837 556 691 628 756 728 813 902
SORN 135 108 45 10 8 2 4 3 1 3
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 202 412 404 30 56 45 74 149 163 251
SORN 556 549 502 166 190 259 255 224 215 147
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 7 9 12 21 43 54 54 60 166 125
SORN 46 90 109 132 227 277 272 262 558 565
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 6 3 2 5 11 3 8 5 8 10
SORN 11 9 21 20 31 21 21 46 84 101
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 0 1 4 2 5 7 5 3
SORN 0 1 0 1 2 2 2 4 4 7
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
SORN 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 4
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 3 4 5 4 7 2 6 1 3 3
SORN 1 0 2 2 3 0 1 0 2 0
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 3 0 4
SORN 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 2 1 2 1 3 3 0 1 2 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 1
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 4 2 4
SORN 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 1 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1909 1910
Licensed 1 0
SORN 0 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 263 90
2020 902 3
2019 813 1
2018 728 3
2017 756 4
2016 628 2
2015 691 8
2014 556 10
2013 837 45
2012 516 108
2011 346 135
2010 251 147
2009 163 215
2008 149 224
2007 74 255
2006 45 259
2005 56 190
2004 30 166
2003 404 502
2002 412 549
2001 202 556
2000 125 565
1999 166 558
1998 60 262
1997 54 272
1996 54 277
1995 43 227
1994 21 132
1993 12 109
1992 9 90
1991 7 46
1990 10 101
1989 8 84
1988 5 46
1987 8 21
1986 3 21
1985 11 31
1984 5 20
1983 2 21
1982 3 9
1981 6 11
1980 3 7
1979 5 4
1978 7 4
1977 5 2
1976 2 2
1975 4 2
1974 1 1
1973 0 0
1972 0 1
1971 0 0
1970 2 4
1969 0 2
1968 0 1
1967 0 0
1966 1 0
1965 0 1
1964 2 0
1963 0 0
1962 1 2
1961 2 0
1960 3 0
1959 3 2
1958 1 0
1957 6 1
1956 2 0
1955 7 3
1954 4 2
1953 5 2
1952 4 0
1951 3 1
1950 4 1
1949 0 1
1948 3 0
1947 3 0
1946 0 1
1945 1 0
1944 0 3
1943 1 0
1942 0 0
1941 2 0
1940 1 1
1939 2 1
1938 1 1
1937 0 0
1936 3 1
1935 3 3
1934 1 0
1933 2 0
1932 1 0
1931 2 0
1930 4 0
1929 2 1
1928 4 0
1927 2 0
1926 0 0
1925 1 1
1924 1 0
1923 0 0
1922 0 1
1921 0 0
1920 0 0
1919 1 0
1918 2 0
1917 0 0
1916 2 0
1915 0 0
1914 2 0
1913 0 0
1912 0 0
1911 1 0
1910 0 1
1909 1 0

This table records the year of registration, not the actual age of the vehicle. More info.
Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

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Licensed 244
SORN 358
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Licensed 346 517 840 557 691 626 756 728 813 902
SORN 135 107 46 10 8 2 4 3 1 3
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 196 361 382 23 21 34 73 146 161 255
SORN 542 524 492 153 176 250 251 222 214 147
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 7 5 11 19 32 47 52 56 164 118
SORN 45 79 77 112 173 261 247 256 550 548
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 6 4 3 5 11 3 8 5 7 8
SORN 11 10 21 20 27 18 23 44 66 88
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 8 6 4 2 5 2 5 9 8 3
SORN 8 5 7 3 1 2 2 6 4 8
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 16 10 6 2 4 5 3 4 2 9
SORN 0 1 2 0 3 0 1 1 5 5
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 13 7 14 11 12 9 8 10 5 7
SORN 2 1 3 3 3 4 2 1 1 4
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 2 0 1 0 1 3 4 2 7 8
SORN 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 4 2 4 5 5 3 5 3 9 3
SORN 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 2 1
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 5 1 0 0 1 3 2 8 8 8
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 1
1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 244 358
2020 902 3
2019 813 1
2018 728 3
2017 756 4
2016 626 2
2015 691 8
2014 557 10
2013 840 46
2012 517 107
2011 346 135
2010 255 147
2009 161 214
2008 146 222
2007 73 251
2006 34 250
2005 21 176
2004 23 153
2003 382 492
2002 361 524
2001 196 542
2000 118 548
1999 164 550
1998 56 256
1997 52 247
1996 47 261
1995 32 173
1994 19 112
1993 11 77
1992 5 79
1991 7 45
1990 8 88
1989 7 66
1988 5 44
1987 8 23
1986 3 18
1985 11 27
1984 5 20
1983 3 21
1982 4 10
1981 6 11
1980 3 8
1979 8 4
1978 9 6
1977 5 2
1976 2 2
1975 5 1
1974 2 3
1973 4 7
1972 6 5
1971 8 8
1970 9 5
1969 2 5
1968 4 1
1967 3 1
1966 5 0
1965 4 3
1964 2 0
1963 6 2
1962 10 1
1961 16 0
1960 7 4
1959 5 1
1958 10 1
1957 8 2
1956 9 4
1955 12 3
1954 11 3
1953 14 3
1952 7 1
1951 13 2
1950 8 1
1949 7 1
1948 2 2
1947 4 0
1946 3 0
1945 1 2
1944 0 0
1943 1 0
1942 0 1
1941 2 0
1940 3 1
1939 9 2
1938 3 1
1937 5 0
1936 3 1
1935 5 4
1934 5 0
1933 4 0
1932 2 0
1931 4 1
1930 8 1
1929 8 4
1928 8 1
1927 2 0
1926 3 0
1925 1 1
1924 0 0
1923 0 0
1922 1 0
1921 5 0
1920 0 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 1 0

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
2.0k 1.8k 1.8k 788 855 843 855 878 757 696 663 745 1.0k 645 751 658 761 741 817 910 248
Year Registrations
2021 248
2020 910
2019 817
2018 741
2017 761
2016 658
2015 751
2014 645
2013 1.0k
2012 745
2011 663
2010 696
2009 757
2008 878
2007 855
2006 843
2005 855
2004 788
2003 1.8k
2002 1.8k
2001 2.0k

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2020 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
up to 499cc 1
1500cc to 1599cc 1
2200cc to 2299cc 1
2300cc to 2399cc 1
2400cc to 2499cc 1
2800cc to 2899cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 2
7500cc to 7999cc 1
8000cc to 8499cc 1 2
Capacity Licensed SORN
up to 499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2800cc to 2899cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
7500cc to 7999cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
8000cc to 8499cc Petrol
Diesel 1 2
Other