Bicycle sales volume in the European Union (EU) 2016, by country

This statistic shows the number of bicycles sold in the European Union (EU) from 2013 to 2016, by country. Germany, Great Britain and France were the biggest three purchasers of bicycles in the EU, together constituting over 50 percent of all sales. During this timeframe, the number of sold bicycles increased in the majority of the EU. In Germany the sales increased by almost 250.000 units, leading to 4.05 million sold bikes in 2016. In Great Britain the number of sold bikes increased from 3.35 million in 2013 to 3.514 million sold bikes in 2015. An increase of almost five percent from 2013 to 2015.

Number of bicycles sold in the European Union (EU) from 2013 to 2016, by country (in 1,000 units)*

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Release date

August 2017



Survey time period

2013 to 2016

Supplementary notes

Data comes from the EU 28, including Croatia.
* Data includes electric power-assisted cycle (EPAC) sales. Sales refers to sales to consumers, including VAT.

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