Automotive statistics



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Quick facts

New zero-emission vehicles registration

  • In the third quarter of 2020, 3.5% of total new vehicles registered in Canada were zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs).
  • In this period, 54,353 new ZEVs were registered in Canada.
  • Among new ZEV registrations in this period, 95.4% were in Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia.
  • In the same period, 71.8% of new ZEVs registered in Canada were battery electric vehicles (BEVs).

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Sustainable Development Goals Data Hub

Sustainable Development Goals

Browse Canada's statistics for the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. Several of these goals are relevant to the automotive industry.

Transportation Data and Information Hub

Developed in partnership by Transport Canada and Statistics Canada, the Transportation Data and Information Hub is an authoritative source of data and information about transportation in Canada.

New motor vehicle registrations: Quarterly data visualization tool

New motor vehicle registrations: Quarterly data visualization tool

New motor vehicle registrations quarterly data visualization tool is an interactive dashboard that provides access to current and historical data on new vehicle registrations. It allows the user to compare and analyze new vehicle registrations data by fuel type, geography and vehicle type. Annual data are also available.


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