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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
2018 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 836 846 873 893
2017 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 2.4k 705 777 799 816
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 2.5k 2.5k 453 469 498 507
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 Q4 2.4k 893
2018 Q3 2.4k 873
2018 Q2 2.4k 846
2018 Q1 2.4k 836
2017 Q4 2.4k 816
2017 Q3 2.4k 799
2017 Q2 2.4k 777
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 2.5k 498
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 2018 ?
Licensed 11 11 8 3 4 1 3 2 279
SORN 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 65
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 61 35 33 20 7 14 16 10 13 8
SORN 25 16 25 9 4 5 3 3 2 4
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 91 97 179 40 20 24 35 51 35 42
SORN 37 21 33 22 20 22 17 14 22 17
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 12 9 8 385 469 37 29 32 24 50
SORN 14 13 9 136 161 18 24 17 9 16
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 0 0 1 0 2 3 4 7 11 8
SORN 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 7 13 8
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 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 3 3 1 0
SORN 0 1 1 4 1 0 2 0 0 1
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 9 15 9 2 4 4 6 12 6 1
SORN 4 3 3 3 1 2 0 6 1 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 0 2 1 0 1 3 4 3 11 13
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 6 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 279 65
2018 2 0
2017 3 1
2016 1 0
2015 4 0
2014 3 2
2013 8 0
2012 11 1
2011 11 1
2010 8 4
2009 13 2
2008 10 3
2007 16 3
2006 14 5
2005 7 4
2004 20 9
2003 33 25
2002 35 16
2001 61 25
2000 42 17
1999 35 22
1998 51 14
1997 35 17
1996 24 22
1995 20 20
1994 40 22
1993 179 33
1992 97 21
1991 91 37
1990 50 16
1989 24 9
1988 32 17
1987 29 24
1986 37 18
1985 469 161
1984 385 136
1983 8 9
1982 9 13
1981 12 14
1980 8 8
1979 11 13
1978 7 7
1977 4 0
1976 3 1
1975 2 2
1974 0 0
1973 1 1
1972 0 0
1971 0 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 2 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 3 2
1956 3 0
1955 3 1
1954 14 4
1953 1 1
1952 0 1
1951 1 0
1950 1 1
1949 6 1
1948 12 6
1947 6 0
1946 4 2
1945 4 1
1944 2 3
1943 9 3
1942 15 3
1941 9 4
1940 13 4
1939 11 6
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 2018 ?
Licensed 6 9 3 3 4 1 3 2 457
SORN 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 162
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 46 28 24 18 4 9 8 6 13 7
SORN 21 12 21 7 3 3 1 2 1 2
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 85 89 170 27 10 10 24 37 32 34
SORN 30 18 30 19 17 17 16 15 18 16
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 9 8 5 368 454 28 20 15 15 35
SORN 11 9 8 130 159 16 23 15 9 13
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 0 1 3 2 4 8 9 8
SORN 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 7 13 7
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 25 16 14 6 9 4 16 24 6
SORN 6 3 1 1 2 3 0 1 3 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 2 0 1 4 4 7 8 5 13 24
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2
1930
Licensed 1
SORN 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 457 162
2018 2 0
2017 3 1
2016 1 0
2015 4 0
2014 3 1
2013 3 0
2012 9 0
2011 6 1
2010 7 2
2009 13 1
2008 6 2
2007 8 1
2006 9 3
2005 4 3
2004 18 7
2003 24 21
2002 28 12
2001 46 21
2000 34 16
1999 32 18
1998 37 15
1997 24 16
1996 10 17
1995 10 17
1994 27 19
1993 170 30
1992 89 18
1991 85 30
1990 35 13
1989 15 9
1988 15 15
1987 20 23
1986 28 16
1985 454 159
1984 368 130
1983 5 8
1982 8 9
1981 9 11
1980 8 7
1979 9 13
1978 8 7
1977 4 0
1976 2 1
1975 3 2
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 4 0
1946 9 3
1945 6 2
1944 14 1
1943 16 1
1942 25 3
1941 20 6
1940 24 2
1939 13 6
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 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
430 229 209 128 55 54 78 38 55 54 32 29 24 31 55 53 37 35
Year Registrations
2018 35
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 2018 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