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Passenger car ownership is expressed in number of passenger cars per 1 000 inhabitants.
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Get on the move and cycle, walk or use public transport!
You'll improve your health and lessen your impact on the environment. Remember that for each litre of fuel burnt in a car engine, more than 2.5 kg of CO2 is released into the atmosphere.
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