2019 US Compact Car Sales Figures

Monthly, Quarterly and Yearly Sales Figures for Compact Cars Sold in the United States

Guide Contents
Last Month & YTD
Last Quarter Report
Every Month Report

2019 U.S Compact Car Sales Analysis

Report Updated: With June 2019 Data on July 2nd 2019

Below you will find sales figures for all small compact cars sold in the United States broken down by month and by quarter.

We will report June 2019 Compact Car Sales beginning on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 beginning around 10 AM ET.

Data will trickle in throughout the day with the numbers being finalized by EOD. GCBC is also happy to announce that we will be adding quarterly sales reports and comparisons in addition to monthly sales comparisons beginning this quarter. We will also be adding monthly sales tables and charts to the mix as well.

Note: FCA US LLC will end its practice of reporting U.S. and Canada sales on a monthly basis following June results. FCA US and FCA Canada will report monthly sales for May and June. The first quarterly report will occur on October 1, 2019, covering the months of July, August, and September.


US Best Selling Compact Cars Last Month

This data table looks at last month’s total compact car sales volumes in the United States by model. We compare U.S market compact car model sales for last month with the same month last year. We also include the year to date sales numbers and compare with the same year to date numbers from last year. With both monthly and YTD sales numbers we have a growth rate column so you can better gauge an individual compact car models sales success in the U.S market.

Model Month Month LY Change YTD YTD LY YTD Change
Mazda 3 3,990 5,433 -26.56 28,523 35,796 -20.32
Honda Civic 29,751 31,345 -5.09 169,172 176,242 -4.01
Toyota Corolla 28,869 28,168 2.49 152,868 161,462 -5.32
Chevrolet Cruze 4,850 12,612 -61.54 39,477 77,691 -49.19
Hyundai Elantra 16,540 17,858 -7.38 84,971 99,728 -14.80
Ford Focus 639 10,910 -94.14 12,480 75,801 -83.54
Kia Forte 9,337 10,209 -8.54 48,413 54,400 -11.01
Volkswagen Golf 3,656 3,552 2.93 18,958 24,257 -21.85
Subaru Impreza 5,558 7,684 -27.67 29,688 37,814 -21.49
Volkswagen Jetta 8,486 7,239 17.23 48,973 33,012 48.35
Nissan Sentra 21,224 20,572 3.17 109,899 115,676 -4.99
∑ = 132,900 ∑ = 155,582 ∑ = 743,422 ∑ = 891,879

US Quarterly Compact Car Sales Numbers

This data table looks at quarterly sales performance for the compact car segment in the United States. It includes all major compact car models sold in the U.S market. We compare last quarter’s compact car U.S sales at the model level with the same compact car model sales quarter last year. We also include a growth rate too so you can see which compact car models are growing and which ones are declining. The quarterly view of compact car sales at the model level often gives you a better picture of what is happening than monthly because it takes out some of the month to month noise.


US Compact Car Sales by Month (All Models)

This sales data table looks at monthly sales performance for the compact car segment in the United States on a month to month basis for the entire year so far. It includes all major compact car models sold in the U.S market and you can see that the monthly compact car sales trends clearly. Seeing the individual compact car model sales performance in this way gives you a good sense of the momentum (good or bad).