The number of cars on the Earth has reached 1 billion
Everyone seventh average the inhabitant of the Earth now has the car. « psychological » as now it is accepted to speak, a boundary in 1 billion cars, planetary the motor car park has overcome giving thanks to the big jump made in the past to year. In 2010 on roads have appeared 35 million new a car.
Most big a mite the Chineses, bought 14 million   have brought; new cars, in volume number and 850 thousand off-road cars. For comparisons – in 2010 in Heavenly Empire was it is sold only … one « green » Toyota Prius car.
On number a motor car park – 78 million cars, that is on one to the car on each 17 Chineses, China concedes only Connected to States, where cars of 239 million – on one on each 1,3 Americans. It is even less: on one car on each 22 inhabitants it is necessary in Nigeria where lives 155 million persons.
the Statistics, writes automobile magazine Ward ' s, except cars, includes minivans and trucks.
By the way, experts predict sharp jump in number of cars. By 2050 if to believe experts from the Organization of economic cooperation and development, on roads of the Earth will run 2,5 billion cars.