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 Car Market Share, 2012*
(Plug-in Sales as a Share of Total Car Sales)
Plug-in Car Sales in Western Europe, 2012*
|Percent of Total|
as a Share of
Total Car Sales
*First seven months of 2012.