Factors encouraging the purchase of electric cars and vans in Great Britain (UK) 2016

This statistic shows the share of responses of a survey on the main factors which could encourage people to buy electric cars or vans within Great Britain between in February 2016. The main factor which could convince the respondents to buy an electric car or van was a good price followed by 19 percent of respondents saying the ability to drive further on a charged battery and convenience of recharging. However, 27 percent said nothing would encourage them to buy an electric car or van.

Thinking about the next time you buy a new car or van, whether brand new or second-hand, what, if anything, would encourage you to buy an electric car or van?

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Source

Release date

August 2016

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

February 2016

Number of respondents

670 respondents

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

Full driving license holders

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

More than one response allowed, so total can be more than 100%

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