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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 272 1.5k
2019 351 357 345 313 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k
2018 439 455 430 375 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k 1.5k
2017 571 565 543 474 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k 1.5k
2016 720 695 674 606 1.3k 1.3k 1.3k 1.4k
2015 961 930 879 787 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k 1.3k
2014 1.2k 1.2k 1.2k 1.1k 1.1k 1.0k 1.1k 1.1k
2013 1.9k 1.7k 1.5k 1.4k 972 940 922 1.1k
2012 3.4k 3.1k 2.7k 2.2k 851 809 858 940
2011 4.4k 4.2k 3.9k 3.7k 973 895 864 839
2010 5.6k 5.3k 5.0k 4.7k 931 919 937 947
2009 7.1k 6.8k 6.4k 6.0k 950 905 909 946
2008 7.7k 7.4k 930 936
2007 8.8k 1.0k
2006 11k
2005 13k
2004 14k
2003 16k
2002 17k
2001 19k
2000 21k
1999 22k
1998 24k
1997 27k
1996 26k
1995 24k
1994 23k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q1 272 1.5k
2019 Q4 313 1.5k
2019 Q3 345 1.5k
2019 Q2 357 1.5k
2019 Q1 351 1.5k
2018 Q4 375 1.5k
2018 Q3 430 1.5k
2018 Q2 455 1.4k
2018 Q1 439 1.4k
2017 Q4 474 1.5k
2017 Q3 543 1.4k
2017 Q2 565 1.4k
2017 Q1 571 1.4k
2016 Q4 606 1.4k
2016 Q3 674 1.3k
2016 Q2 695 1.3k
2016 Q1 720 1.3k
2015 Q4 787 1.3k
2015 Q3 879 1.2k
2015 Q2 930 1.2k
2015 Q1 961 1.2k
2014 Q4 1.1k 1.1k
2014 Q3 1.2k 1.1k
2014 Q2 1.2k 1.0k
2014 Q1 1.2k 1.1k
2013 Q4 1.4k 1.1k
2013 Q3 1.5k 922
2013 Q2 1.7k 940
2013 Q1 1.9k 972
2012 Q4 2.2k 940
2012 Q3 2.7k 858
2012 Q2 3.1k 809
2012 Q1 3.4k 851
2011 Q4 3.7k 839
2011 Q3 3.9k 864
2011 Q2 4.2k 895
2011 Q1 4.4k 973
2010 Q4 4.7k 947
2010 Q3 5.0k 937
2010 Q2 5.3k 919
2010 Q1 5.6k 931
2009 Q4 6.0k 946
2009 Q3 6.4k 909
2009 Q2 6.8k 905
2009 Q1 7.1k 950
2008 Q4 7.4k 936
2008 Q3 7.7k 930
2007 Q4 8.8k 1.0k
2006 Q4 11k
2005 Q4 13k
2004 Q4 14k
2003 Q4 16k
2002 Q4 17k
2001 Q4 19k
2000 Q4 21k
1999 Q4 22k
1998 Q4 24k
1997 Q4 27k
1996 Q4 26k
1995 Q4 24k
1994 Q4 23k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

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Licensed 3
SORN 4
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 11 11 13 20 54 80 102 0 0 0
SORN 46 81 100 131 233 337 382 9 4 2
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 11
SORN 0 6 5 5 8 8 10 22 42 57
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 3 4
2010 0 1
2009 0 0
2008 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 0 1
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 2
1999 0 4
1998 0 9
1997 102 382
1996 80 337
1995 54 233
1994 20 131
1993 13 100
1992 11 81
1991 11 46
1990 11 57
1989 4 42
1988 0 22
1987 1 10
1986 1 8
1985 0 8
1984 0 5
1983 0 5
1982 1 6
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 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 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 8
SORN 0 0 1 46
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 10 11 13 19 54 77 102 0 0 0
SORN 46 78 99 125 230 327 372 7 1 1
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 10
SORN 0 6 5 5 8 9 10 22 42 54
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 8 46
2013 0 1
2012 0 0
2011 0 0
2010 0 1
2009 0 0
2008 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 1 0
2003 0 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 1
1999 0 1
1998 0 7
1997 102 372
1996 77 327
1995 54 230
1994 19 125
1993 13 99
1992 11 78
1991 10 46
1990 10 54
1989 4 42
1988 0 22
1987 1 10
1986 1 9
1985 0 8
1984 0 5
1983 0 5
1982 1 6
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 0 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 0
1964 0 0
1963 0 0
1962 0 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
1959 0 0
1958 0 0
1957 0 0
1956 0 0
1955 0 0
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 0 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 0 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 0 0
1938 0 0
1937 0 0
1936 0 0
1935 0 0
1934 0 0
1933 0 0
1932 0 0
1931 0 0
1930 0 0
1929 0 0
1928 0 0
1927 0 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 0
1924 0 0
1923 0 0
1922 0 0
1921 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
11 6 4 5 4 4 0 9 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0
Year Registrations
2019 0
2018 1
2017 0
2016 0
2015 2
2014 0
2013 0
2012 1
2011 0
2010 2
2009 0
2008 9
2007 0
2006 4
2005 4
2004 5
2003 4
2002 6
2001 11

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
1500cc to 1599cc 1
1600cc to 1699cc 1
1700cc to 1799cc 1
1800cc to 1899cc 1
1900cc to 1999cc 1
2400cc to 2499cc 2
2600cc to 2699cc 12 18
2700cc to 2799cc 1
3200cc to 3299cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
2400cc to 2499cc Petrol
Diesel 2
Other
2600cc to 2699cc Petrol
Diesel 12 18
Other
2700cc to 2799cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
3200cc to 3299cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other