vehicles in Australia STATISTICSThe table below shows the number of vehicles registered in Australia in 2010, 2012 and 2014.
The table illustrates how the registration of five different vehicle types between 2010 and 2014 and the overall percentage growth.
It is clear that the number of all five kinds of vehicles registered was on the increase over the period of four-years. In addition, the figure for passenger vehicles was the highest while the biggest growth could be seen in the number of registered motorcycles.
In 2010, passenger vehicles has the highest number of registration, at 11 million, compared to commercial vehicles and motorcycles, at 2.3 million and 570,000 respectively. By 2014, the figure for passenger vehicles rose 18.2% to reach 13 million and was the highest over the given period, while the runner-up, commercial vehicles, rose 17.4% to reach 2.7 million in 2014. Meanwhile, the number of registered motorcycles saw the biggest growth, at 30.7%, from 570,000 to 745,000.
The figures for light and heavy trucks also increased over the measured period, with heavy trucks rising 10.2%, from 384,000 to 423,000, and light trucks rising 23.5%, from 106,000 to 131,000.