Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now

×

Skip to main content Skip to page navigation

Vehicle ownership

RD027 Vehicle ownership per capita

There were 0.79 light passenger vehicles per person in New Zealand in 2017.1

1 www.itf-oecd.org/search/statistics-and-data?f%255B0%255D=field_publication_type%3A648  On the map click 'Passenger cars per capita'.

Please note the following section of content is possibly being delivered from an external source (IFRAME in HTML terms), and may present unusual experiences for screen readers.

RD028 Vehicle ownership per capita by region

Vehicle ownership per capita is highest in Nelson-Tasman-Marlborough, and lowest in Wellington.

Please note the following section of content is possibly being delivered from an external source (IFRAME in HTML terms), and may present unusual experiences for screen readers.

RD036 Households with access to motor vehicles

In 2013, 92.1% of households owned at least 1 car — 37.6% owned 1 car, 38.4% 2 cars, and 16.1% 3 or more cars. There are now more 2-vehicle than 1-vehicle households.

Please note the following section of content is possibly being delivered from an external source (IFRAME in HTML terms), and may present unusual experiences for screen readers.