Motor vehicles; overview per period and technological features, 2000-2012

Table description


Key figures on passenger cars, commercial vehicles and motorcycles per 1 January by age category of the vehicle, type of fuel, model and weight of the vehicle and by age and province of residence of the owner.

Data available from: 2000-2012

Status of the figures:
All data in the table are definite.

Changes as of 4 november 2016
Non, this table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
Not applicable anymore.

When will new figures be published?
The figures in this table wil no longer be adjusted. This tabel will be continued as 'Motor vehicles; type, age class, 1 January'. For more information see Chapter 3.

Description topics

Commercial vehicles
Vehicles designed, exclusively or primarily, for the commercial transport of goods and passengers (for hire and reward).
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As from 2004 including trailers and semi-trailers.
All commercial vehicles
Vehicles designed, exclusively or primarily, for the commercial transport of goods and passengers (for hire and reward).
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As from 2004 including trailers and semi-trailers.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Commercial motor vehicles
Vehicles designed, exclusively or primarily, for the commercial transport of goods and passengers (for hire and reward).
Total commercial motor vehicles
All commercial motor vehicles for the transport of goods or persons, for
special purposes or towing trailers.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Vans
Rigid road motor vehicles designed exclusively or primarily to carry goods, with a gross vehicle weight of no more than 3,500 kg.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Lorries
Rigid road motor vehicles designed exclusively or primarily to carry goods, with a gross vehicle weight in excess of 3,500 kg.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Special purpose vehicles
Road motor vehicle designed for purposes other than the carriage of passengers or goods.
This category includes:
a) Fire brigade vehicles
b) Mobile cranes
c) Self-propelled rollers
d) Bulldozers with metallic wheels or track
e) Vehicles for recording fi lm, radio and TV broadcasting
f) Mobile library vehicles
g) Towing vehicles for vehicles in need of repair
h) Other special purpose road motor vehicles.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Trailers and semi-trailers
Trailer
Goods road vehicle designed to be hauled by a road motor vehicle.
This category excludes agricultural trailers and caravans.
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Semi-trailer
Goods road vehicle with no front axle designed in such way that part of the vehicle and a substantial part of its loaded weight rests on the road tractor.
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From September 2003 all trailers are obliged to have a valid registration certificate. Since 2004 these categories are included in the summaries of vehicle statistics.
All trailers and semi-trailers
By model
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Trailers
Goods road vehicle designed to be hauled by a road motor vehicle.
This category excludes agricultural trailers and caravans.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.
Semi-trailers
Goods road vehicle with no front axle designed in such way that part of the vehicle and a substantial part of its loaded weight rests on the road tractor.
By model
Number of commercial motor vehicles by model and version as indicated on
the registration certificate. A commercial vehicle is a vehicle with four
or more wheels, excluding vehicles whose speed is limited, a tractor or a
four-wheeled moped and
a. equipped for the transport of passengers, with more than eight seats,
excluding the driver's seat, or
b. equipped for the transport of goods,
c. equipped for special activities, or
d. campers.
All vehicles for the transport of persons or goods, for specific
activities or towing trailers are considered commercial vehicles.
Fire fighting vehicle
Commercial vehicle equipped to fight fires and other catastrophes.