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Passenger cars registrations in India: Increase in 2017

According to updated data published by OICA, passenger cars registrations increased by 8.8 percent compared to the prior year. It attained its 13-year peak as passenger cars registrations went up from 2 966 637 to 3 227 701, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it grew by 7.01%. The overall changes for the prior 13 years hit a growth of 191.61%. Besides, it has had the CAGR of 0.05% over the last five years with a slight overall increase since the start of observations. It averaged 2 235 622.46 from 2005 to 2017 and it reached its minimum of 1 106 863 in 2005.

Passenger cars registrations in India: Increase in 2017
Date Number Variation
2017 3 227 701.00 8.8
2016 2 966 637.00 7.01
2015 2 772 270.00 7.84
2014 2 570 736.00 0.66
2013 2 553 979.00 -8.19
2012 2 781 919.00 10.82
2011 2 510 313.00 5.16
2010 2 387 197.00 31.39
2009 1 816 878.00 17.57
2008 1 545 414.00 2.22

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Main Light Vehicle Indicators

  • Car In Use

    Number of registered passenger cars on the road. Passenger cars refer to motor vehicles other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver). Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Car Registration

    Number of newly (first-time) registered passenger cars (private cars). Data can be presented in terms of growth or units. Based on: Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development.

  • Car Sales

    Sales of passenger cars, usually measured in volume (million units) or value (million or billion US Dollars or other currency). Passenger cars refer to motor vehicles other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver). Based on: European Environment Agency.

  • Car Production

    Number of manufactured passenger cars, usually measured in thousands or millions of vehicles. Passenger cars refer to motor vehicles other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver). Based on: European Environment Agency.

  • Car Ownership

    Number of cars per 1,000 inhabitants. Passenger cars refer to motor vehicles other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver). Based on: European Environment Agency.

  • Car Import

    Imports of passenger cars, usually measured in volume (million units) or value (million or billion US Dollars or other currency). Passenger cars refer to motor vehicles other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver). Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.