Statistics and data on the IATF

In this section we would like to provide you with some figures, data, and statistics of IATF or rather on the IATF certification scheme on this page. You can also find more statistics and data on Global IATF website:

Statistics on the Global IATF website
IATF 16949 certified manufacturing sites across the world

The total number of 93,713 IATF 16949 certified locations shown below include all the IATF 16949 certificates worldwide valid at the referenced date.

The valid certificates include all the IATF 16949 certificates issued by the IATF-recognized certification bodies, which have the status of either “issued” or “suspended”. You can check the individual validity of an IATF 16949 certificate in the so-called “IATF Certificate Validity Check” or the “IATF Customer Portal”:  IATF Customer Portal

NOTE: In accordance with the IATF Rules, also a suspended IATF 16949 certificate is a certificate that is still valid.

Please click on the respective country of the interactive globe to obtain detailed information.

Data as of: 31 December 2023

 

 

TOP 10 countries:

RankCountryNumber of certificates
1China52,253
2India7,146
3South Korea5,278
4USA3,673
5Germany2,859
6Mexico2,164
7Thailand1,850
8Japan1,833
9Italy1,568
10Taiwan1,569
Nonconformities issued at IATF 16949 3rd party audits

The “Top 10” nonconformitites shown below are the result of the globally conducted IATF 16949 3rd party audits. All the on-site and remotely conducted stage 2 audits, surveillance audits, as well as recertification and transfer audits are included in the calculation.

The percentage share of the TOP 10 nonconformities is based on all the major and minor nonconformitites identified in the respective past 12 months (rolling 12-month period) is shown.

Data as of: 31 December 2023

TOP 10 Major Nonconformities

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TOP 10 Minor Nonconformities

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