Guatemala: Figures on Vehicle Fleet 2016

Of the total number of vehicles circulating in the country in December 2016, 35% were automobiles, 31% motorcycles, 22% light-duty vehicles and 7% heavy load vehicles.  

Monday, May 8, 2017

Figures from the report "Central American Vehicle Park", prepared by CentralAmericaData's Business Intelligence Unit, show that as of December 2016, 2.2 million vehicles were circulating in Guatemala, of which more than half were automobiles and motorcycles.

See also: "Age of the Vehicle Fleet in Central America"

When analyzing vehicle brands within the automotive category, it can be seen that Toyota, Mazda, Honda and Nissan make up 52% of the units in circulation.

In the motorcycle category, 55% of the units in circulation correspond to the brands Honda, Bajaj, Suzuki and Italika.

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Of the total number of vehicles circulating in the country in January 2017, 61% corresponded to automobiles, 21% to motorcycles, 11% to light-duty vehicles and 3% to heavy loads.

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