Fact #752: November 5, 2012
Western Europe Plug-in Car Sales, 2012
Using data for the first seven months of 2012, Norway has the highest plug-in car market share at 2.55%. The Netherlands has the second highest plug-in market share (0.59%) and despite its small size, accounts for 16.1% of all plug-ins sold in Western Europe (see pie chart). France accounted for 22.3% of Western European plug-in car sales, followed by Germany at 17.3%.
(Plug-in Sales as a Share of Total Car Sales)
|Percent of Total
as a Share of
Total Car Sales
*First seven months of 2012.