Premium
Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Leading countries in the field of electromobility according to the Electric Vehicle Index in 2018
Electric vehicle index - leading countries worldwide 2018
China and the United States were the countries at the forefront of the transition to electric mobility in 2018. China led the way in terms of industry and market size, while France was the leading country for the technological development of electric vehicles.

Chinese market on the road to success

The E-mobility index uses three key indicators to compare the competitive positions of some of the leading automotive nations worldwide: technology, industry, and market. China was ranked as the leading country for market size, and customer demand is certainly high, with estimates suggesting around 2.3 million electric vehicles were in use across China in 2018.

France making inroads into EV technology

France led the E-mobility index for technology and further aims to strengthen its position by financially supporting the electric vehicle battery industry. French manufacturers, including Renault, Peugeot, and Citroen, look set to benefit as they continue to expand their range of electric vehicles – the Renault Zoe was one of the leading electric cars in Europe in 2018. Greater competition from German manufacturers is expected over the forthcoming years, with firms such as BMW, Audi, and Volkswagen investing more in electric mobility.
Leading countries in the field of electromobility according to the Electric Vehicle Index in 2018
TechnologyIndustryMarket
----
----
----
----
----
----
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

July 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

Methodology
Technology: National e-mobility R&D programs (research grants and subsidies), as well as technological improvements implemented by domestic OEMs.
Industry: Cumulative domestic production of BEVs and PHEVs; cumulative national component and system production.
Market: EV market size, based on current customer demand.

Electric vehicle index - leading countries worldwide 2018
China and the United States were the countries at the forefront of the transition to electric mobility in 2018. China led the way in terms of industry and market size, while France was the leading country for the technological development of electric vehicles.

Chinese market on the road to success

The E-mobility index uses three key indicators to compare the competitive positions of some of the leading automotive nations worldwide: technology, industry, and market. China was ranked as the leading country for market size, and customer demand is certainly high, with estimates suggesting around 2.3 million electric vehicles were in use across China in 2018.

France making inroads into EV technology

France led the E-mobility index for technology and further aims to strengthen its position by financially supporting the electric vehicle battery industry. French manufacturers, including Renault, Peugeot, and Citroen, look set to benefit as they continue to expand their range of electric vehicles – the Renault Zoe was one of the leading electric cars in Europe in 2018. Greater competition from German manufacturers is expected over the forthcoming years, with firms such as BMW, Audi, and Volkswagen investing more in electric mobility.
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Statistics on "Electric Mobility in Europe"
  • E-mobility market worldwide
  • Electric vehicles in Europe
  • Electric vehicles in selected countries
  • Charging stations
  • Electric vehicle batteries
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.