Beijing: The number of registered private cars in China reached 53.08 million by the end of 2012, the National Bureau of Statistics said.
The figure was up 22.8 percent from a year earlier, Xinhua reported.
The total number of registered motor vehicles exceeded 120 million units, up 14.3 percent year-on-year.
Of the total, 93.09 million units were privately owned.
First Published: Saturday, February 23, 2013, 09:11