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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 Q3. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q4.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2018 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 836 846 873
2017 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 705 1.5k 1.5k 816
2016 2.5k 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 619 641 659 682
2015 2.5k 2.5k 2.5k 2.5k 534 550 572 598
2014 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 2.5k 453 469 476 507
2013 2.5k 2.5k 2.5k 2.4k 348 326 359 446
2012 2.6k 2.6k 2.6k 2.5k 374 334 344 367
2011 2.7k 2.7k 2.6k 2.6k 310 296 347 364
2010 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 2.7k 318 287 319 322
2009 2.9k 2.8k 2.8k 2.8k 296 275 322 333
2008 3.0k 2.9k 299 313
2007 3.1k 296
2006 3.2k
2005 3.4k
2004 3.7k
2003 3.7k
2002 3.8k
2001 3.9k
2000 4.0k
1999 4.3k
1998 4.4k
1997 4.6k
1996 4.9k
1995 5.5k
1994 6.0k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2018 Q3 2.4k 873
2018 Q2 2.4k 846
2018 Q1 2.4k 836
2017 Q4 2.4k 816
2017 Q3 2.4k 1.5k
2017 Q2 2.4k 1.5k
2017 Q1 2.4k 705
2016 Q4 2.4k 682
2016 Q3 2.4k 659
2016 Q2 2.4k 641
2016 Q1 2.5k 619
2015 Q4 2.5k 598
2015 Q3 2.5k 572
2015 Q2 2.5k 550
2015 Q1 2.5k 534
2014 Q4 2.5k 507
2014 Q3 2.4k 476
2014 Q2 2.4k 469
2014 Q1 2.4k 453
2013 Q4 2.4k 446
2013 Q3 2.5k 359
2013 Q2 2.5k 326
2013 Q1 2.5k 348
2012 Q4 2.5k 367
2012 Q3 2.6k 344
2012 Q2 2.6k 334
2012 Q1 2.6k 374
2011 Q4 2.6k 364
2011 Q3 2.6k 347
2011 Q2 2.7k 296
2011 Q1 2.7k 310
2010 Q4 2.7k 322
2010 Q3 2.7k 319
2010 Q2 2.7k 287
2010 Q1 2.7k 318
2009 Q4 2.8k 333
2009 Q3 2.8k 322
2009 Q2 2.8k 275
2009 Q1 2.9k 296
2008 Q4 2.9k 313
2008 Q3 3.0k 299
2007 Q4 3.1k 296
2006 Q4 3.2k
2005 Q4 3.4k
2004 Q4 3.7k
2003 Q4 3.7k
2002 Q4 3.8k
2001 Q4 3.9k
2000 Q4 4.0k
1999 Q4 4.3k
1998 Q4 4.4k
1997 Q4 4.6k
1996 Q4 4.9k
1995 Q4 5.5k
1994 Q4 6.0k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 ?
Licensed 12 12 8 3 3 2 4 281
SORN 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 58
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 64 34 38 20 7 18 15 10 13 10
SORN 25 12 23 9 4 3 3 2 2 3
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 92 99 186 41 19 26 36 50 37 44
SORN 34 20 27 18 19 20 14 15 20 16
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 12 10 11 385 475 33 30 29 25 49
SORN 12 10 8 125 153 18 23 16 10 16
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 1 0 1 3 4 7 12 10
SORN 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 7 12 7
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 0 1 14 3 3 2 3 1 0
SORN 0 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 1
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 10 15 11 3 4 4 6 12 6 1
SORN 2 3 1 2 1 2 0 4 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 0 2 1 0 1 3 4 3 12 13
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 5 4
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 281 58
2017 4 0
2016 2 0
2015 3 0
2014 3 2
2013 8 0
2012 12 1
2011 12 1
2010 10 3
2009 13 2
2008 10 2
2007 15 3
2006 18 3
2005 7 4
2004 20 9
2003 38 23
2002 34 12
2001 64 25
2000 44 16
1999 37 20
1998 50 15
1997 36 14
1996 26 20
1995 19 19
1994 41 18
1993 186 27
1992 99 20
1991 92 34
1990 49 16
1989 25 10
1988 29 16
1987 30 23
1986 33 18
1985 475 153
1984 385 125
1983 11 8
1982 10 10
1981 12 12
1980 10 7
1979 12 12
1978 7 7
1977 4 0
1976 3 1
1975 1 3
1974 0 0
1973 1 1
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 1 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 1
1964 0 1
1963 0 1
1962 1 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 1
1959 1 0
1958 3 0
1957 2 1
1956 3 0
1955 3 1
1954 14 3
1953 1 1
1952 0 1
1951 1 0
1950 1 1
1949 6 1
1948 12 4
1947 6 0
1946 4 2
1945 4 1
1944 3 2
1943 11 1
1942 15 3
1941 10 2
1940 13 4
1939 12 5
1938 3 2
1937 4 0
1936 3 1
1935 1 2
1934 0 0
1933 1 0
1932 2 0
1931 0 0
1930 1 0
1929 1 0
1928 1 0
1927 0 0
1926 0 0
1925 0 0
1924 0 0
1923 0 0
1922 0 0
1921 0 0
1920 0 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 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 ?
Licensed 6 10 3 3 3 1 4 458
SORN 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 137
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 48 29 25 19 4 12 7 7 12 8
SORN 21 9 21 7 3 2 1 1 1 2
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 88 91 176 29 11 12 27 36 32 36
SORN 28 17 25 15 16 16 13 16 16 16
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 10 9 7 366 460 25 21 15 17 35
SORN 10 7 7 121 151 16 22 14 9 14
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 0 1 2 2 4 8 10 10
SORN 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 7 12 6
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 3 0 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 0
SORN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 20 27 16 14 6 10 3 16 24 6
SORN 6 1 1 0 2 2 0 1 3 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 2 0 1 4 4 7 8 5 14 23
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2
1930
Licensed 1
SORN 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 458 137
2017 4 0
2016 1 0
2015 3 0
2014 3 1
2013 3 0
2012 10 0
2011 6 1
2010 8 2
2009 12 1
2008 7 1
2007 7 1
2006 12 2
2005 4 3
2004 19 7
2003 25 21
2002 29 9
2001 48 21
2000 36 16
1999 32 16
1998 36 16
1997 27 13
1996 12 16
1995 11 16
1994 29 15
1993 176 25
1992 91 17
1991 88 28
1990 35 14
1989 17 9
1988 15 14
1987 21 22
1986 25 16
1985 460 151
1984 366 121
1983 7 7
1982 9 7
1981 10 10
1980 10 6
1979 10 12
1978 8 7
1977 4 0
1976 2 1
1975 2 3
1974 1 0
1973 0 1
1972 0 0
1971 1 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 1 0
1966 0 0
1965 0 0
1964 0 2
1963 1 0
1962 1 0
1961 0 0
1960 0 0
1959 0 0
1958 1 1
1957 0 0
1956 3 0
1955 0 0
1954 2 1
1953 2 1
1952 0 0
1951 3 1
1950 6 1
1949 24 3
1948 16 1
1947 3 0
1946 10 2
1945 6 2
1944 14 0
1943 16 1
1942 27 1
1941 20 6
1940 23 2
1939 14 5
1938 5 0
1937 8 0
1936 7 0
1935 4 0
1934 4 0
1933 1 0
1932 0 0
1931 2 0
1930 1 0

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014. Includes Northern Ireland from 2015. Updated 2018 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
430 229 209 128 55 54 78 38 55 54 32 29 24 31 55 53 37 24
Year Registrations
2018 24
2017 37
2016 53
2015 55
2014 31
2013 24
2012 29
2011 32
2010 54
2009 55
2008 38
2007 78
2006 54
2005 55
2004 128
2003 209
2002 229
2001 430

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2017 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 1
1400cc to 1499cc 1
1800cc to 1899cc 1
2500cc to 2599cc 1
6000cc to 6249cc 1
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
2500cc to 2599cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other
6000cc to 6249cc Petrol
Diesel 1
Other