Table 2.3.8 Yearly (year to date for the current year) overseas licence conversions by country of origin

Country of origin Year / year to date for the current year
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
AFGHANISTAN 25 12 21 57 115 123 156 222 250 186 104 56 24
ALBANIA 5 1 6 2 5 1 3 1 2 6 7 7 5
ALGERIA 2 5 3 5 4 1 5 5 6 3 5 7 0
AMERICAN SAMOA 4 0 2 3 1 3 3 2 4 4 7 3 0
ANDORRA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
ANTIGUA AND BAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
ARGENTINA 65 35 40 28 33 28 46 47 64 76 89 122 54
ARMENIA 2 1 1 2 3 6 4 5 6 5 11 6 1
ARUBA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
AUST ARMY 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AUSTRALIA 0 2 0 4 0 2 0 4 0 1 1 2 1
AUSTRIA 65 60 55 47 36 44 42 46 36 58 72 48 22
AZERBAIJAN 1 1 0 2 2 0 3 2 0 1 1 3 2
BAHAMAS 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 0 0 2 0
BAHRAIN 10 7 11 20 16 13 13 18 14 24 28 21 13
BANGLADESH 191 148 107 154 217 220 243 296 317 477 563 469 184
BARBADOS 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 4 0 1 0 1 0
BELARUS 10 6 4 7 7 3 8 13 20 11 11 14 2
BELGIUM 36 59 40 34 40 45 57 60 70 99 102 101 42
BELIZE 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0
BENIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0
BERMUDA 7 4 5 3 6 1 8 7 2 9 0 1 5
BHUTAN 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 6 2 4 1
BOLIVIA 2 5 2 0 3 3 6 4 2 2 2 2 1
BOSNIA-HERZEGOV 19 16 14 11 17 21 14 43 40 53 49 27 17
BOTSWANA 10 19 14 12 15 7 24 13 9 3 12 6 2
BRAZIL 212 273 302 363 376 385 373 454 481 650 812 1,259 739
BRITISH VIRGIN 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0
BRUNEI 4 3 5 8 3 3 5 6 11 7 5 4 1
BULGARIA 12 17 9 9 8 4 8 26 30 41 61 44 25
BURKINA FASO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
BURUNDI 1 1 0 6 1 2 0 2 0 4 3 1 0
CAMBODIA 31 82 63 113 138 105 90 113 111 122 120 115 41
CAMEROON 0 0 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 6 2 0
CANADA 744 721 549 571 559 630 656 698 728 863 892 888 470
CAYMAN ISLANDS 3 2 2 0 4 2 11 2 7 4 1 1 0
CHAD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
CHILE 52 47 43 68 57 57 48 56 71 83 92 119 65
CHINA 1,576 2,035 1,866 2,163 2,558 2,750 2,734 3,295 3,770 4,344 4,527 4,605 2,224
COLOMBIA 75 70 110 106 132 143 143 183 199 215 234 255 99
COMOROS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
CONGO 0 2 1 1 4 5 2 0 2 5 2 4 1
COOK ISLANDS 28 33 29 22 29 33 37 31 33 32 28 21 6
COSTA RICA 3 2 0 1 3 1 2 1 4 0 4 6 0
CROATIA 40 28 28 27 19 24 39 54 44 57 33 31 15
CUBA 3 1 0 1 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1
CYPRUS 11 6 11 8 8 6 12 84 62 50 38 29 16
CZECH 56 72 65 58 53 72 60 250 208 223 201 216 102
DENMARK 58 79 39 41 40 43 42 28 44 66 76 74 35
DJIBOUTI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
DOMINICA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DOMINICAN REPUB 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0
DUBAI 27 45 28 38 44 52 41 43 45 45 47 46 19
EAST TIMOR 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0
ECUADOR 15 6 7 6 8 8 9 4 9 7 17 16 7
EGYPT 92 88 111 191 247 177 237 260 239 239 203 210 78
EL SALVADOR 1 2 5 0 3 2 5 1 6 1 7 4 2
ERITREA 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 2 3 3 2 2 1
ESTONIA 4 3 3 5 12 10 13 44 38 67 70 84 54
ETHIOPIA 4 4 5 8 7 7 3 4 5 11 9 7 5
FALKLAND ISLAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
FIJI 362 303 272 272 286 264 257 287 260 283 262 234 101
FINLAND 47 34 35 29 35 29 45 43 42 71 82 70 55
FRANCE 433 446 333 291 369 391 438 605 709 1,004 1,091 1,215 587
FRENCH POLYNESI 0 1 4 3 0 2 2 1 2 3 5 2 2
GAMBIA 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
GEORGIA 3 3 2 3 0 4 2 1 7 4 6 3 5
GERMANY 608 662 511 513 462 458 483 517 540 730 689 703 369
GHANA 15 14 14 25 28 14 28 41 29 40 34 46 24
GIBRALTAR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
GREECE 75 54 45 54 43 128 286 390 282 281 281 251 102
GRENADA 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
GUAM 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1
GUATEMALA 1 2 0 4 1 2 1 3 4 3 3 1 1
GUERNSEY 1 8 10 9 7 4 6 10 6 7 4 4 0
GUINEA 15 9 11 19 34 11 9 5 3 2 3 1 0
GUYANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
HAITI 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
HONDURUS 0 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0
HONGKONG 194 248 178 163 162 140 140 506 698 927 1,005 1,258 673
HUNGARY 44 53 47 65 40 45 59 238 127 157 104 74 36
ICELAND 2 0 2 1 1 0 2 0 3 3 0 0 2
INDIA 2,430 2,872 2,993 4,092 3,719 3,466 3,526 4,091 4,437 5,192 5,427 5,461 3,165
INDONESIA 359 341 362 409 427 414 332 374 368 414 400 429 215
IRAN 200 272 302 476 520 685 863 964 994 1,174 812 637 280
IRAQ 115 195 227 623 184 57 38 41 32 132 206 169 43
IRELAND 736 828 681 739 806 1,085 1,542 1,590 1,393 1,284 1,048 1,094 641
ISLE OF MAN 2 9 8 8 2 5 7 3 7 7 10 6 5
ISRAEL 118 99 99 92 94 69 57 72 77 87 93 95 40
ITALY 229 268 168 217 212 267 339 577 846 1,269 1,256 1,254 601
IVORY COAST 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
JAMAICA 3 2 4 0 5 4 1 2 4 2 4 6 3
JAPAN 1,083 1,030 605 603 512 496 570 567 496 629 618 707 307
JERSEY 2 18 13 15 8 9 13 13 10 12 22 15 16
JORDAN 76 65 74 86 82 70 84 93 101 154 173 169 81
KAZAKHSTAN 4 3 5 6 8 7 12 13 6 13 9 14 3
KENYA 53 53 44 59 70 61 69 56 77 92 75 119 61
KIRIBATI 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 1 0
KOREA (NORTH) 25 25 11 19 11 25 9 2 4 5 1 2 0
KOREA (SOUTH) 1,074 1,257 959 1,044 1,004 897 617 3,409 2,048 2,423 2,355 2,245 1,159
KOSOVO 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 3 1 2 1 2 2
KUWAIT 8 7 6 9 15 6 26 30 33 35 33 55 17
KYRGYSTAN 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 2 3 2 0 1
LAO 2 3 6 11 4 3 7 3 7 7 7 12 2
LATVIA 9 9 10 9 11 12 6 13 20 11 13 9 8
LEBANON 358 340 267 379 317 299 352 345 355 432 390 394 148
LESOTHO 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0
LIBERIA 1 3 1 3 2 4 2 3 2 4 3 1 1
LIBYA 0 1 2 1 0 3 3 25 26 33 16 9 1
LIECHTENSTEIN 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
LITHUANIA 4 2 0 8 7 6 9 46 38 58 67 71 31
LUXEMBOURG 0 2 2 2 1 3 4 2 5 6 3 7 2
MACAU 4 1 2 1 2 2 4 6 1 5 8 4 0
MACEDONIA 59 46 46 45 44 39 46 44 59 69 69 71 24
MADAGASCAR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
MALAWI 6 2 1 1 2 5 3 1 3 3 7 2 1
MALAYSIA 379 430 378 421 456 436 382 477 484 609 635 686 339
MALDIVES 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 3 1
MALI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
MALTA 13 28 32 22 25 24 27 24 26 17 14 10 15
MARIANA ISLANDS 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 0
MARSHALL ISLAND 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
MAURITANIA 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
MAURITIUS 27 34 34 42 47 38 29 41 42 45 43 18 11
MEXICO 27 43 39 49 43 49 53 61 55 74 50 72 30
MOLDOVA 2 5 2 6 1 4 5 4 3 4 1 3 3
MONACO 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 0
MONGOLIA 7 4 10 10 15 10 10 11 12 16 52 80 52
MONTENEGRO 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 4 2 1 3 0
MOROCCO 6 3 9 4 9 9 9 5 7 10 10 15 9
MOZAMBIQUE 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0
MYANMAR (BURMA) 20 24 35 56 56 60 34 51 42 47 42 59 21
NAMIBIA 5 6 0 2 7 3 2 3 4 2 5 8 1
NAURU 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
NEPAL 64 116 226 293 424 577 672 1,061 1,021 1,141 1,195 1,133 309
NETHERLANDS 243 230 157 152 142 142 138 184 220 266 291 319 183
NETHERLANDS ANT 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
NEW CALEDONIA 3 1 3 2 1 3 4 2 3 7 2 2 0
NEW ZEALAND 6,130 6,035 5,813 5,288 5,420 6,159 6,531 5,791 4,742 4,182 3,639 4,031 2,134
NICARAGUA 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 1
NIGER 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0
NIGERIA 27 26 29 31 50 51 49 61 90 92 116 245 116
NIUE 0 8 6 5 9 4 2 5 2 0 1 0 4
NORTHERN MARIAN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NORWAY 44 78 25 30 31 28 37 46 42 55 64 73 24
OMAN 21 28 22 23 19 6 8 13 33 36 38 39 18
PAKISTAN 195 219 221 296 330 315 415 532 763 1,335 1,331 1,231 675
PALAU 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
PALESTINE 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 3 7 6 12 7 9
PANAMA 2 2 1 2 1 0 2 0 2 1 1 3 0
PAPUA NEW GUINE 30 23 18 14 16 18 20 18 30 31 20 25 8
PARAGUAY 1 1 1 2 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 4 0
PERU 37 47 67 66 56 54 66 46 46 55 54 76 34
PHILIPPINES 606 677 621 720 739 748 758 898 1,017 1,143 1,313 1,467 614
POLAND 116 114 83 82 81 97 82 318 263 286 338 330 134
PORTUGAL 53 66 27 39 43 50 73 130 118 147 137 135 61
PUERTO RICO 0 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
QATAR 6 14 4 6 16 13 19 25 29 55 72 90 50
ROMANIA 34 34 37 31 26 25 26 61 61 55 42 32 22
RUSSIAN FEDERAT 104 104 126 141 140 143 171 202 191 227 205 221 95
RWANDA 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 1 2 5 4 2 1
SAINT LUCIA 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SAMOA 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SAN MARINO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
SAUDI ARABIA 14 8 13 13 10 14 15 22 37 51 70 132 70
SENEGAL 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0
SERBIA 0 0 0 0 24 43 39 42 42 50 58 137 50
SEYCHELLES 1 3 3 3 1 4 3 0 2 2 1 2 1
SIERRA LEONE 4 3 7 5 4 11 12 11 11 9 4 12 3
SINGAPORE 428 447 381 289 262 273 287 320 370 491 598 676 317
SLOVAK 55 66 45 47 47 55 43 191 129 149 116 124 57
SLOVENIA 6 8 9 7 10 10 6 36 28 26 31 21 14
SOLOMON ISLANDS 5 4 1 3 2 3 3 3 3 5 1 6 0
SOMALIA 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 5 8 2 3
SOUTH AFRICA 747 866 926 1,081 907 910 750 1,255 824 799 1,130 1,077 567
SPAIN 54 73 52 58 81 95 144 198 254 434 498 543 235
SRI LANKA 241 291 311 364 423 340 416 382 391 486 468 440 218
ST KITTS AND NE 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
ST VIN/THE GREN 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SUDAN 14 6 5 8 9 8 10 6 15 23 22 21 9
SURINAME 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SWAZILAND 1 0 1 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0
SWEDEN 128 153 109 88 98 113 103 129 158 190 221 200 90
SWITZERLAND 125 132 119 75 104 78 102 87 106 167 180 158 66
SYRIA 22 21 14 29 41 32 48 51 102 232 213 440 105
TAIWAN 79 62 54 65 60 56 50 346 356 484 734 933 519
TAJIKISTAN 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0
TANZANIA 4 2 6 11 11 5 9 4 9 5 10 18 5
THAILAND 223 286 345 349 318 320 369 400 433 511 514 574 220
TOGO 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TONGA 44 50 47 53 57 69 95 93 101 120 98 124 43
TRINIDAD AND TO 2 7 4 2 4 5 1 4 1 3 2 5 2
TUNISIA 0 0 1 4 2 1 0 3 3 1 2 5 1
TURKEY 116 92 82 107 104 113 122 124 123 167 191 203 102
TURKMENISTAN 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
UGANDA 10 4 3 10 10 6 10 12 12 20 18 22 12
UKRAINE 22 30 35 41 53 47 55 53 56 51 75 53 23
UNITED ARAB EMI 112 113 101 89 148 133 142 178 235 299 372 496 233
UNITED KINGDOM 7,089 6,903 5,121 5,201 4,867 5,146 5,527 5,980 5,642 6,626 6,144 6,095 3,127
URUGUAY 13 8 9 5 6 3 9 11 4 5 11 14 5
US VIRGIN IS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
USA 1,932 1,852 1,502 1,487 1,637 1,685 1,962 2,058 1,967 2,470 2,528 2,557 1,289
UZBEKISTAN 7 4 5 6 6 7 4 6 4 7 4 6 3
VANUATU 8 3 5 3 3 3 2 9 5 4 3 1 3
VENEZUELA 34 29 42 62 71 47 47 55 54 58 58 59 32
VIETNAM 38 44 44 151 165 171 168 256 349 448 553 572 252
WALLIS AND FUTU 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
WESTERN SAMOA 20 17 29 26 30 43 52 63 60 89 71 74 33
YEMEN 1 2 2 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 3 6 2
YUGOSLAVIA 65 53 46 42 24 14 6 3 3 3 1 0 0
ZAIRE 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ZAMBIA 10 4 0 2 9 9 3 3 4 6 5 7 1
ZIMBABWE 137 88 73 90 69 58 59 49 35 42 57 88 37

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