The United States of America is being the top country by theft, motor vehicle in the world. As of 2014, theft, motor vehicle in the United States of America was 689,527 number that accounts for 38.72 % of the world's theft, motor vehicle. The top 5 countries (others are Italy, France, Canada, and Germany) account for 65.88 % of it. The world's total theft, motor vehicle was estimated at 1.78 million number in 2014.
Motor Vehicle Theft' means the removal of a motor vehicle without the consent of the owner of the vehicle. 'Motor Vehicles' includes all land vehicles with an engine that run on the road, including cars, motorcycles, buses, lorries, construction and agricultural vehicles.(UN-CTS M4.4)