Share of motorists considering buying an electric car in the EU-28 2016, by country

This statistic shows the share of motorists who would consider purchasing an electric car in the European Union (EU-28) in 2016, by country. It shows that respondents in Italy were most likely to consider purchasing an electric car, with a share of 79 percent. This was followed by respondents in Spain.

Would you consider buying an electric car?

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Release date

January 2016



Survey time period

August 2016

Number of respondents

11,754 respondents

Supplementary notes

A third option, for those who already own an electric car, was included in the survey. However, the exact figures for those who responded with this answer were not provided by the source.

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