Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 22   53 58 64
Freight Light Trucks 7   15 16 18
Medium Trucks 2   6 6 6
Heavy Trucks 1   2 2 2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 69.1   70.3 70.5 71.3
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   19.7 19.8 19.9
Medium Trucks 5.9   7.4 7.5 6.5
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.5 2.2 2.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 286   597 607 652
Freight Light Trucks 87   167 170 182
Medium Trucks 35   74 77 82
Heavy Trucks 25   29 30 30

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.0   68.8 68.6 68.9
Freight Light Trucks 20.1   19.3 19.2 19.3
Medium Trucks 8.2   8.5 8.7 8.6
Heavy Trucks 5.7   3.4 3.4 3.2

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 20,274   17,313 16,727 17,137
Freight Light Trucks 19,049   17,592 16,993 17,409
Medium Trucks 26,002   20,432 20,563 20,353
Heavy Trucks 61,234   69,336 73,431 73,354

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   11.5 11.4 11.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.0   10.2 9.8 9.3

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   11.6 11.6 11.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.1   10.5 10.0 9.5

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.1 21.8 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.1 21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.7   35.3 35.0 34.8

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel