Wednesday, August 26, 2009

New Hampshire: The Clunker State

by Calculated Risk on 8/26/2009 07:56:00 PM

From the DOT: Cash for Clunkers Stats

Number Submitted: 690,114
Dollar Value: $2,877.9M
This should push light vehicle sales to about 16 million (SAAR) in August. Of course the real question is what happens in September.

Darn - Floyd Norris beat me to it, but my table is sortable.

Using the Census Bureau population estimates, here is a table of dollars per person.

New Hampshire is the "Clunker State" by 'Dollars per person'. What happened in D.C.? No one wanted a new car? (UPDATE: several people told me almost everyone in D.C. buys cars in Virginia or Maryland)

NOTE: Columns are sortable - click on column headers: State (includes territories), Clunker dollars, Population, Dollars per person.