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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
2020 5.5k 5.6k 5.6k 1.6k 1.5k 1.6k
2019 5.5k 5.6k 5.7k 5.6k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k
2018 5.4k 5.5k 5.5k 5.5k 1.5k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k
2017 5.4k 5.5k 5.5k 5.4k 1.3k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k
2016 5.4k 5.5k 5.5k 5.4k 1.3k 1.2k 1.3k 1.4k
2015 5.4k 5.4k 5.5k 5.4k 1.2k 1.1k 1.1k 1.3k
2014 5.1k 5.3k 5.5k 5.3k 1.0k 999 1.1k 1.2k
2013 4.9k 5.1k 5.2k 5.1k 988 870 867 1.1k
2012 4.9k 5.0k 5.0k 4.9k 983 942 1.0k 1.1k
2011 4.9k 5.1k 5.1k 5.0k 896 890 988 1.1k
2010 5.0k 5.1k 5.1k 5.0k 866 806 874 943
2009 5.0k 5.1k 5.1k 5.0k 831 788 843 918
2008 5.1k 5.1k 818 878
2007 5.1k 828
2006 5.2k
2005 5.2k
2004 5.1k
2003 5.0k
2002 4.8k
2001 4.7k
2000 4.7k
1999 4.6k
1998 4.5k
1997 4.4k
1996 4.5k
1995 3.6k
1994 3.7k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q3 5.6k 1.6k
2020 Q2 5.6k 1.5k
2020 Q1 5.5k 1.6k
2019 Q4 5.6k 1.5k
2019 Q3 5.7k 1.5k
2019 Q2 5.6k 1.5k
2019 Q1 5.5k 1.5k
2018 Q4 5.5k 1.5k
2018 Q3 5.5k 1.4k
2018 Q2 5.5k 1.4k
2018 Q1 5.4k 1.5k
2017 Q4 5.4k 1.5k
2017 Q3 5.5k 1.4k
2017 Q2 5.5k 1.4k
2017 Q1 5.4k 1.3k
2016 Q4 5.4k 1.4k
2016 Q3 5.5k 1.3k
2016 Q2 5.5k 1.2k
2016 Q1 5.4k 1.3k
2015 Q4 5.4k 1.3k
2015 Q3 5.5k 1.1k
2015 Q2 5.4k 1.1k
2015 Q1 5.4k 1.2k
2014 Q4 5.3k 1.2k
2014 Q3 5.5k 1.1k
2014 Q2 5.3k 999
2014 Q1 5.1k 1.0k
2013 Q4 5.1k 1.1k
2013 Q3 5.2k 867
2013 Q2 5.1k 870
2013 Q1 4.9k 988
2012 Q4 4.9k 1.1k
2012 Q3 5.0k 1.0k
2012 Q2 5.0k 942
2012 Q1 4.9k 983
2011 Q4 5.0k 1.1k
2011 Q3 5.1k 988
2011 Q2 5.1k 890
2011 Q1 4.9k 896
2010 Q4 5.0k 943
2010 Q3 5.1k 874
2010 Q2 5.1k 806
2010 Q1 5.0k 866
2009 Q4 5.0k 918
2009 Q3 5.1k 843
2009 Q2 5.1k 788
2009 Q1 5.0k 831
2008 Q4 5.1k 878
2008 Q3 5.1k 818
2007 Q4 5.1k 828
2006 Q4 5.2k
2005 Q4 5.2k
2004 Q4 5.1k
2003 Q4 5.0k
2002 Q4 4.8k
2001 Q4 4.7k
2000 Q4 4.7k
1999 Q4 4.6k
1998 Q4 4.5k
1997 Q4 4.4k
1996 Q4 4.5k
1995 Q4 3.6k
1994 Q4 3.7k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 30 1 0 2 7 2 2 20 83 2.5k
SORN 14 13 8 6 8 9 11 23 3 509
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 12 25 40 16 25 10 5 1 3 1
SORN 17 45 39 16 11 6 3 0 1 5
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 8 15 16 3 5 12 16
SORN 0 0 1 6 17 19 28 19 24 22
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 4 0 0 2 4 1 2 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 61 95 37 26 15 10 18 17 7 2
SORN 24 30 10 11 4 8 9 13 16 10
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 63 47 19 22 27 30 40 66 73 58
SORN 9 14 6 13 10 11 16 20 24 9
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 91 139 150 97 47 54 74 76 131 101
SORN 20 36 21 7 14 10 17 12 32 19
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 5 85 108 109 148 94
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 16 19 24 16 9
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 22 46 71 67 44 61 61 64 49 2
SORN 3 7 10 12 5 13 16 9 8 0
1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 1 1 16 20
SORN 1 0 0 1 2 4
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.5k 509
2019 83 3
2018 20 23
2017 2 11
2016 2 9
2015 7 8
2014 2 6
2013 0 8
2012 1 13
2011 30 14
2010 1 5
2009 3 1
2008 1 0
2007 5 3
2006 10 6
2005 25 11
2004 16 16
2003 40 39
2002 25 45
2001 12 17
2000 16 22
1999 12 24
1998 5 19
1997 3 28
1996 16 19
1995 15 17
1994 8 6
1993 0 1
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 0 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 1 2
1986 0 1
1985 0 4
1984 1 2
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 2 4
1980 2 10
1979 7 16
1978 17 13
1977 18 9
1976 10 8
1975 15 4
1974 26 11
1973 37 10
1972 95 30
1971 61 24
1970 58 9
1969 73 24
1968 66 20
1967 40 16
1966 30 11
1965 27 10
1964 22 13
1963 19 6
1962 47 14
1961 63 9
1960 101 19
1959 131 32
1958 76 12
1957 74 17
1956 54 10
1955 47 14
1954 97 7
1953 150 21
1952 139 36
1951 91 20
1950 94 9
1949 148 16
1948 109 24
1947 108 19
1946 85 16
1945 5 2
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 2 0
1939 49 8
1938 64 9
1937 61 16
1936 61 13
1935 44 5
1934 67 12
1933 71 10
1932 46 7
1931 22 3
1930 20 4
1929 16 2
1928 1 1
1927 1 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 1

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

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 30 1 0 2 4 2 1 14 88 2.1k
SORN 14 13 8 6 8 10 11 22 4 622
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 13 16 34 12 22 8 5 0 3 1
SORN 12 29 29 11 10 6 3 0 1 5
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 3 7 15
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 2 14 16
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 2
SORN 2 0 2 4 4 2 0 0 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 108 127 62 47 1 1 4 10 6 11
SORN 37 48 28 29 0 1 0 1 3 4
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 58 39 21 22 28 58 63 96 79 88
SORN 7 8 8 11 15 19 48 37 34 29
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 103 101 194 90 41 42 27 48 70 79
SORN 16 16 22 10 8 1 9 8 11 14
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 4 93 121 50 126 91
SORN 0 0 1 0 1 7 15 6 16 14
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 42 92 150 137 77 112 98 102 91 21
SORN 5 8 17 12 10 17 12 11 13 0
1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 1 0 0 2 3 2 20 37
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 2.1k 622
2019 88 4
2018 14 22
2017 1 11
2016 2 10
2015 4 8
2014 2 6
2013 0 8
2012 1 13
2011 30 14
2010 1 5
2009 3 1
2008 0 0
2007 5 3
2006 8 6
2005 22 10
2004 12 11
2003 34 29
2002 16 29
2001 13 12
2000 15 16
1999 7 14
1998 3 2
1997 2 5
1996 0 1
1995 2 1
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 0 0
1991 0 0
1990 2 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 0
1987 1 0
1986 0 2
1985 1 4
1984 2 4
1983 1 2
1982 0 0
1981 0 2
1980 11 4
1979 6 3
1978 10 1
1977 4 0
1976 1 1
1975 1 0
1974 47 29
1973 62 28
1972 127 48
1971 108 37
1970 88 29
1969 79 34
1968 96 37
1967 63 48
1966 58 19
1965 28 15
1964 22 11
1963 21 8
1962 39 8
1961 58 7
1960 79 14
1959 70 11
1958 48 8
1957 27 9
1956 42 1
1955 41 8
1954 90 10
1953 194 22
1952 101 16
1951 103 16
1950 91 14
1949 126 16
1948 50 6
1947 121 15
1946 93 7
1945 4 1
1944 0 0
1943 0 1
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 21 0
1939 91 13
1938 102 11
1937 98 12
1936 112 17
1935 77 10
1934 137 12
1933 150 17
1932 92 8
1931 42 5
1930 37 3
1929 20 1
1928 2 0
1927 3 0
1926 2 0
1925 0 0
1924 0 0
1923 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
167 189 295 236 158 118 65 49 44 83 135 100 137 172 186 192 126 134 187 49
Year Registrations
2020 49
2019 187
2018 134
2017 126
2016 192
2015 186
2014 172
2013 137
2012 100
2011 135
2010 83
2009 44
2008 49
2007 65
2006 118
2005 158
2004 236
2003 295
2002 189
2001 167

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2019 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 16 24 4 2
up to 499cc 24 2
500cc to 749cc 10
750cc to 999cc 501 81
1000cc to 1099cc 91 19
1100cc to 1199cc 154 17
1200cc to 1299cc 2.0k 1 340
1300cc to 1399cc 105 32
1400cc to 1499cc 414 19 116
1500cc to 1599cc 446 100
1600cc to 1699cc 256 2 50 1
1700cc to 1799cc 884 2 501
1800cc to 1899cc 141 3 68 14
1900cc to 1999cc 35 22 9 16
2000cc to 2099cc 9 1
2100cc to 2199cc 4 1
2200cc to 2299cc 7
2300cc to 2399cc 43 6
2400cc to 2499cc 27 17
2500cc to 2599cc 5 2
2600cc to 2699cc 3 2
2900cc to 2999cc 121 41
3000cc to 3099cc 12 3
3100cc to 3199cc 1
3400cc to 3499cc 1
3500cc to 3599cc 45 19
3900cc to 3999cc 33 26
4000cc to 4249cc 3 3
4500cc to 4749cc 12 13
4750cc to 4999cc 1
5500cc to 5749cc 1
5750cc to 5999cc 1
7000cc to 7499cc 1
10000cc and over 13
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 16 4
Diesel
Other 24 2
up to 499cc Petrol 24 2
Diesel
Other
500cc to 749cc Petrol 10
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 501 81
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 91 19
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 154 17
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 2.0k 340
Diesel
Other 1
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 105 32
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 414 116
Diesel
Other 19
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 446 100
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 256 50
Diesel 2 1
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 884 501
Diesel 2
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 141 68
Diesel 3 14
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 35 9
Diesel 22 16
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 9 1
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 4 1
Diesel
Other
2200cc to 2299cc Petrol 7
Diesel
Other
2300cc to 2399cc Petrol 43 6
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol 27 17
Diesel
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol 5 2
Diesel
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol 3 2
Diesel
Other
2900cc to 2999cc Petrol 121 41
Diesel
Other
3000cc to 3099cc Petrol 12 3
Diesel
Other
3100cc to 3199cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3400cc to 3499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 45 19
Diesel
Other
3900cc to 3999cc Petrol 33 26
Diesel
Other
4000cc to 4249cc Petrol 3 3
Diesel
Other
4500cc to 4749cc Petrol 12 13
Diesel
Other
4750cc to 4999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
5500cc to 5749cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
5750cc to 5999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
7000cc to 7499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 13
Diesel
Other