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Autos Drive Hawaii Forward

Industry Impact

  • 5,271 5,271 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 0.8% 0.8% of State Workforce
  • 4,307 4,307 Total Auto-Related Employers
  • $2.60B $2.60 Billion in Total 2016 Car Sales
  • 89,160 89,160 Total New Car Sales
Center For Automotive Research, “Contribution of the Automotive Industry,” published January 2015; Employer figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet; Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Tax Revenue

  • $351.00M $351.00 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 6% 6% of State Tax Revenue
  • $46M $46 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $25M $25 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $9M $9 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $268.00M $268.00 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $3M $3 Million in Auto Dealer Business Taxes and Estimated Dealer Title Fees
  • $0 $0 Income Taxes from Payments for Automakers, Suppliers and Dealers
Center For Automotive Research, “Assessment of Tax Revenue,” published January 2015

Registrations

1,171,426 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 507,650 (43.34%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 302,155 (25.79%)
  • Pickups 255,522 (21.81%)
  • Vans/Minivans 90,496 (7.73%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 1,121,429 (95.73%)
  • Diesel 20,491 (1.75%)
  • Hybrid 23,875 (2.04%)
  • Electric 4,086 (0.35%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 1,369 (0.12%)
In Hawaii, the average age of vehicles is 11.1 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.2 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2016.

Sales

89,160 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 36,157 (40.55%)
  • SUVs/CUVs 32,487 (36.44%)
  • Pickups 12,797 (14.35%)
  • Vans/Minivans 7,719 (8.66%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 84,668 (94.96%)
  • Diesel 749 (0.84%)
  • Hybrid 2,497 (2.80%)
  • Electric 894 (1.00%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 352 (0.39%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $2.45 Billion Total Imports
  • $71.24 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2016

  • $271.07 Million Total Imports
  • $5.37 Million Total Exports
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by USA Trade Online, figures represent port activity over the past decade and between January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 400
  • Electric Charging Stations 229
  • Biodiesel Stations 6
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 0
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 4
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of 10/11/16.

Hawaii Consumers

  • $29,169 $29,169 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $73,486 $73,486 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $6,124 $6,124 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $531 $531 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 9% 9% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (71%)
  • Carpool to work (14%)
  • Take public transportation (7%)
  • Other (8%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2015 and Federal Reserve BAnk of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 48-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 4.35%.

Hawaii Automaker Facilities

22 Facilities
80 Employees
Compiled From Company Reports

Industry-Related Businesses

Business Facilities Employees
Motor Vehicles and Equipment 22 80
Suppliers, Parts and Tires 308 2,153
Motor Vehicle Dealers (New and Used) 335 7,476
Motor Vehicle Dealers (Used Only) 117 421
Auto Supply Stores 358 2,543
Gas Stations 400 3,775
Dealers (Special) 47 107
Property and Casualty Insurance 6 20
Car and Truck Rentals 410 4,853
Parking 67 1,079
Automotive Repair Shops 1,674 5,697
Carwashes And Other Service 563 1,829
Facility and employee figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by Dun & Bradstreet.

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