Manufacturer FODEN

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 1.8k 1.6k 3.1k 3.2k
2019 2.3k 2.2k 2.2k 2.0k 2.7k 2.7k 2.8k 2.9k
2018 2.5k 2.5k 2.5k 2.3k 2.5k 2.5k 2.6k 2.7k
2017 2.9k 2.8k 2.8k 2.6k 2.3k 2.4k 2.4k 2.5k
2016 3.2k 3.2k 3.1k 3.0k 2.1k 2.1k 2.2k 2.3k
2015 3.6k 3.5k 3.5k 3.3k 1.8k 1.8k 1.9k 2.0k
2014 3.8k 3.7k 3.9k 3.7k 1.6k 1.6k 1.7k 1.8k
2013 4.2k 4.1k 4.1k 3.9k 1.4k 1.4k 1.3k 1.6k
2012 4.7k 4.6k 4.5k 4.3k 1.5k 1.4k 1.4k 1.4k
2011 5.4k 5.4k 5.1k 4.8k 1.6k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k
2010 6.2k 6.2k 5.9k 5.6k 1.6k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k
2009 7.0k 6.9k 6.6k 6.3k 1.7k 1.6k 1.6k 1.7k
2008 7.7k 7.3k 1.4k 1.6k
2007 8.5k 1.3k
2006 9.2k
2005 9.9k
2004 10k
2003 10k
2002 10k
2001 10k
2000 9.9k
1999 9.7k
1998 9.6k
1997 9.7k
1996 9.6k
1995 9.5k
1994 9.2k
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q2 1.6k 3.2k
2020 Q1 1.8k 3.1k
2019 Q4 2.0k 2.9k
2019 Q3 2.2k 2.8k
2019 Q2 2.2k 2.7k
2019 Q1 2.3k 2.7k
2018 Q4 2.3k 2.7k
2018 Q3 2.5k 2.6k
2018 Q2 2.5k 2.5k
2018 Q1 2.5k 2.5k
2017 Q4 2.6k 2.5k
2017 Q3 2.8k 2.4k
2017 Q2 2.8k 2.4k
2017 Q1 2.9k 2.3k
2016 Q4 3.0k 2.3k
2016 Q3 3.1k 2.2k
2016 Q2 3.2k 2.1k
2016 Q1 3.2k 2.1k
2015 Q4 3.3k 2.0k
2015 Q3 3.5k 1.9k
2015 Q2 3.5k 1.8k
2015 Q1 3.6k 1.8k
2014 Q4 3.7k 1.8k
2014 Q3 3.9k 1.7k
2014 Q2 3.7k 1.6k
2014 Q1 3.8k 1.6k
2013 Q4 3.9k 1.6k
2013 Q3 4.1k 1.3k
2013 Q2 4.1k 1.4k
2013 Q1 4.2k 1.4k
2012 Q4 4.3k 1.4k
2012 Q3 4.5k 1.4k
2012 Q2 4.6k 1.4k
2012 Q1 4.7k 1.5k
2011 Q4 4.8k 1.5k
2011 Q3 5.1k 1.5k
2011 Q2 5.4k 1.5k
2011 Q1 5.4k 1.6k
2010 Q4 5.6k 1.5k
2010 Q3 5.9k 1.5k
2010 Q2 6.2k 1.5k
2010 Q1 6.2k 1.6k
2009 Q4 6.3k 1.7k
2009 Q3 6.6k 1.6k
2009 Q2 6.9k 1.6k
2009 Q1 7.0k 1.7k
2008 Q4 7.3k 1.6k
2008 Q3 7.7k 1.4k
2007 Q4 8.5k 1.3k
2006 Q4 9.2k
2005 Q4 9.9k
2004 Q4 10k
2003 Q4 10k
2002 Q4 10k
2001 Q4 10k
2000 Q4 9.9k
1999 Q4 9.7k
1998 Q4 9.6k
1997 Q4 9.7k
1996 Q4 9.6k
1995 Q4 9.5k
1994 Q4 9.2k

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 ?
Licensed 0 5 2 0 1 1 2 1 3 386
SORN 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 107
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 69 121 163 186 212 111 6 2 6 2
SORN 199 239 236 210 239 95 5 0 0 1
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 8 11 22 37 23 30 33 41 58 61
SORN 28 26 56 106 119 92 93 122 168 202
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 1 12 17 16 37 57 55 22 9
SORN 5 11 12 33 30 37 44 72 76 54
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 2 2 1 7 7 12 12 6 9
SORN 1 2 2 2 8 9 11 20 11 20
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 7 10 7 1 1 2 8 4 2 3
SORN 2 2 1 3 0 3 4 1 3 2
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 3 3 4 4 3 6 3 6 10 6
SORN 1 0 0 0 4 3 2 0 5 2
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 3 0 0 0 0 4 4 1 4 3
SORN 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 2 0 0 2 3 0 3 4 2 2
SORN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 2 0 2 2 0 2 2 1 1 3
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1
SORN 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
SORN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 386 107
2019 3 0
2018 1 0
2017 2 0
2016 1 1
2015 1 0
2014 0 0
2013 2 1
2012 5 2
2011 0 0
2010 2 1
2009 6 0
2008 2 0
2007 6 5
2006 111 95
2005 212 239
2004 186 210
2003 163 236
2002 121 239
2001 69 199
2000 61 202
1999 58 168
1998 41 122
1997 33 93
1996 30 92
1995 23 119
1994 37 106
1993 22 56
1992 11 26
1991 8 28
1990 9 54
1989 22 76
1988 55 72
1987 57 44
1986 37 37
1985 16 30
1984 17 33
1983 12 12
1982 1 11
1981 1 5
1980 9 20
1979 6 11
1978 12 20
1977 12 11
1976 7 9
1975 7 8
1974 1 2
1973 2 2
1972 2 2
1971 1 1
1970 3 2
1969 2 3
1968 4 1
1967 8 4
1966 2 3
1965 1 0
1964 1 3
1963 7 1
1962 10 2
1961 7 2
1960 6 2
1959 10 5
1958 6 0
1957 3 2
1956 6 3
1955 3 4
1954 4 0
1953 4 0
1952 3 0
1951 3 1
1950 3 1
1949 4 0
1948 1 0
1947 4 0
1946 4 1
1945 0 0
1944 0 1
1943 0 0
1942 0 1
1941 3 1
1940 2 0
1939 2 0
1938 4 0
1937 3 0
1936 0 0
1935 3 0
1934 2 1
1933 0 0
1932 0 0
1931 2 0
1930 3 0
1929 1 0
1928 1 2
1927 2 0
1926 2 0
1925 0 1
1924 2 0
1923 2 0
1922 0 0
1921 2 0
1920 1 0
1919 0 0
1918 1 0
1917 1 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 1 0
1913 0 0
1912 0 1
1911 0 1
1910 0 1
1909 0 0
1908 0 0
1907 3 0
1906 0 0
1905 0 0
1904 0 0
1903 1 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 2 6 5 2 2 1 3 1 4 269
SORN 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 160
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 69 108 159 185 208 108 5 1 4 1
SORN 197 234 228 202 232 91 4 1 0 1
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 8 11 22 32 23 26 32 41 55 56
SORN 27 24 53 103 113 88 87 114 164 188
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 1 11 13 8 10 16 33 21 10
SORN 5 11 11 32 26 28 38 68 74 53
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 9 7 6 2 7 7 10 13 4 6
SORN 9 10 5 9 9 8 11 17 10 20
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 18 18 14 12 6 29 25 21 5 9
SORN 4 5 2 1 2 3 8 4 4 6
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 5 7 12 14 19 12 7 10 19 9
SORN 1 0 2 1 2 2 1 2 6 3
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 7 2 0 0 0 3 8 5 11 11
SORN 1 0 1 2 0 2 1 2 0 0
1931 1932 1933 1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 4 4 5 2 3 4 7 6 4 1
SORN 0 0 1 4 1 2 0 1 1 2
1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 1930
Licensed 12 0 0 2 3 2 2 3 9 5
SORN 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920
Licensed 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1908 1909 1910
Licensed 1 0 0
SORN 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 269 160
2019 4 0
2018 1 0
2017 3 0
2016 1 1
2015 2 0
2014 2 0
2013 5 1
2012 6 4
2011 2 2
2010 1 1
2009 4 0
2008 1 1
2007 5 4
2006 108 91
2005 208 232
2004 185 202
2003 159 228
2002 108 234
2001 69 197
2000 56 188
1999 55 164
1998 41 114
1997 32 87
1996 26 88
1995 23 113
1994 32 103
1993 22 53
1992 11 24
1991 8 27
1990 10 53
1989 21 74
1988 33 68
1987 16 38
1986 10 28
1985 8 26
1984 13 32
1983 11 11
1982 1 11
1981 1 5
1980 6 20
1979 4 10
1978 13 17
1977 10 11
1976 7 8
1975 7 9
1974 2 9
1973 6 5
1972 7 10
1971 9 9
1970 9 6
1969 5 4
1968 21 4
1967 25 8
1966 29 3
1965 6 2
1964 12 1
1963 14 2
1962 18 5
1961 18 4
1960 9 3
1959 19 6
1958 10 2
1957 7 1
1956 12 2
1955 19 2
1954 14 1
1953 12 2
1952 7 0
1951 5 1
1950 11 0
1949 11 0
1948 5 2
1947 8 1
1946 3 2
1945 0 0
1944 0 2
1943 0 1
1942 2 0
1941 7 1
1940 1 2
1939 4 1
1938 6 1
1937 7 0
1936 4 2
1935 3 1
1934 2 4
1933 5 1
1932 4 0
1931 4 0
1930 5 0
1929 9 1
1928 3 1
1927 2 0
1926 2 0
1925 3 1
1924 2 1
1923 0 0
1922 0 0
1921 12 1
1920 0 0
1919 0 0
1918 0 0
1917 0 0
1916 0 0
1915 0 0
1914 0 0
1913 1 0
1912 0 0
1911 0 0
1910 0 0
1909 0 0
1908 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
834 788 881 697 701 252 14 4 8 16 22 29 19 22 32 24 7 3 10
Year Registrations
2019 10
2018 3
2017 7
2016 24
2015 32
2014 22
2013 19
2012 29
2011 22
2010 16
2009 8
2008 4
2007 14
2006 252
2005 701
2004 697
2003 881
2002 788
2001 834

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

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