Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 22   64 69
Freight Light Trucks 7   18 19
Medium Trucks 2   6 7
Heavy Trucks 1   2 2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 69.1   71.3 71.5
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   19.9 19.9
Medium Trucks 5.9   6.5 6.7
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.4 1.8

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 286   652 667
Freight Light Trucks 87   182 186
Medium Trucks 35   82 88
Heavy Trucks 25   30 30

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.0   68.9 68.7
Freight Light Trucks 20.1   19.3 19.2
Medium Trucks 8.2   8.6 9.1
Heavy Trucks 5.7   3.2 3.1

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 20,274   18,968 20,296
Freight Light Trucks 19,049   19,280 20,624
Medium Trucks 26,002   21,330 21,442
Heavy Trucks 61,234   73,339 71,395

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   11.1 11.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.0   9.3 9.2

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   11.3 11.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.1   9.5 9.3

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   21.3 21.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   21.4 21.0

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.7   34.6 34.4

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel