Market figures

The strong growth in sales of electric vehicles has led to a large market share. In 2020, an average of 18,1 percent of new purchases were electric (adding full electric and plug-in hybrid models together).

Passenger cars  

Period registered

Total new passengers
car registered

New BEV and PHEV
passenger cars registered

BEV and PHEV as percentage
of all new registered cars

Total 2016

384,320

22,680

6,7%

Total 2017

417,849

9,194

2,2%

Total 2018

450,097

27,983

6,5%

Total 2019

452,875

67,318

14,9%

Total 2020*

315,962

57,233

18,1%

* until the end of November 2020.

Charging stations 

 

Public
(freely accessible 24/7)

Semi-public
(limited public access)

Private

Fast charging stations

As of 31-12-2016

11,768

14,320

72,000

612

As of 31-12-2017

15,288

17,587

80,000

75

As of 31-12-2018

20,288

15,633

100,000

1,116

As of 31-12-2019

27,773

21,747

118,000

1,262

As of 31-11-2020

39,139

22,835

151,000

1,803