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Autos Drive Hawaii Forward

Industry Impact

  • 21,993 21,993 Total Auto Jobs in State
  • 2.4% 2.4% of State Workforce
  • $1.29B $1.29 Billion Labor Income
  • $2.80B $2.80 Billion in Total 2018 Car Sales
  • 88,909 88,909 Total New Car Sales
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year; compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, sales figures represent new vehicle registrations between January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Tax Revenue

  • $552.05M $552.05 Million in Total State Tax Revenue
  • 8% 8% of State Tax Revenue
  • $130M $130 Million in New Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $70M $70 Million in Used Vehicle Sales Taxes
  • $26M $26 Million in Sales Taxes on Auto Parts and Services
  • $275.33M $275.33 Million in Vehicle Use Taxes (Including Gas Taxes), Licenses and Fees
  • $5M $5 Million in Corporate Profits Tax
  • $31M $31 Million State Income Taxes
Multi-industry contribution analysis of the economic impact of automotive manufacturing, selling, repairing, renting, and additional maintenance modeled using IMPLAN economic analysis data software, 2017 data year.

Registrations

1,227,125 Registered Vehicles

By Body Style

  • Cars 518,569 (42.26%)
  • CUVs 218,113 (17.77%)
  • SUVs 126,622 (10.32%)
  • Pickups 270,657 (22.06%)
  • Vans/Minivans 93,164 (7.59%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 1,170,102 (95.35%)
  • Diesel 20,774 (1.69%)
  • Hybrid 26,972 (2.20%)
  • Electric 6,594 (0.54%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 2,683 (0.22%)
In Hawaii, the average age of vehicles is 11.7 years.
The national average age of vehicles is 11.6 years.
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

New Purchases

88,909 Vehicles Sold

By Body Style

  • Cars 31,581 (35.52%)
  • CUVs 24,548 (27.61%)
  • SUVs 12,746 (14.34%)
  • Pickups 13,403 (15.07%)
  • Vans/Minivans 6,631 (7.46%)

By Powertrain

  • Gas 84,273 (94.79%)
  • Diesel 757 (0.85%)
  • Hybrid 1,579 (1.78%)
  • Electric 1,556 (1.75%)
  • Plug-In Hybrid 744 (0.84%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit as of December 31, 2018.

Auto-Related Activity at Ports

Economic Activity From Past Decade

  • $2.43 Billion Total Imports
  • $81.73 Million Total Exports

Economic Activity From 2018

  • $278.72 Million Total Imports
  • $13.16 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, 2018 - December 31, 2018.

Fueling

  • Gasoline Stations 400
  • Electric Charging Stations 264
  • Biodiesel Stations 5
  • Compressed Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Hydrogen Stations 1
  • Liquefied Natural Gas Stations 0
  • Liquefied Petroleum Gas Stations 2
Compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by U.S. Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels Data Center, figures represent fueling stations as of April 9, 2019.

Hawaii Consumers

  • $31,444 $31,444 Average MSRP Per New Car
    National Average $31,696
  • $77,765 $77,765 Median Household Income
    National Average $56,516
  • $6,480 $6,480 Median Monthly Household Income
    National Average $4,710
  • $479 $479 Median Monthly New Car Payment
    National Average $576
  • 7% 7% Monthly Car Payment as a Percent of Monthly Income
    National Average 12%

Commuting to Work

  • Drive alone to work (68%)
  • Carpool to work (13%)
  • Take public transportation (6%)
  • Other (13%)
Figures compiled by Auto Alliance with data provided by IHS Markit, U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 2017 and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Median Monthly New Car Payment computed for a 60-month loan based on MSRP with 20% down and an APR of 5.36%.

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