Diesel engines in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2012-07-04
Session date: 
July 4, 2012
Reference: 
2012/1894
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What percentage of cars in London had diesel engines in each year from 2000 and 2011 inclusive?

Answer

Answer for Diesel engines in London

Answer for Diesel engines in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The percentage of cars licensed in Greater London that use diesel has increased from 6.9% to 21.7% between 2000 and 2011. The full table is below.

Year % Cars that use diesel fuel 2000 6.9 2001 7.5 2002 8.2 2003 9.2 2004 10.4 2005 11.7 2006 13.2 2007 14.8 2008 16.6 2009 17.9 2010 19.7 2011 21.7