Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 42   78 89
Freight Light Trucks 18   30 34
Medium Trucks 6   21 24
Heavy Trucks 2   3 3

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   58.7 59.4
Freight Light Trucks 25.8   22.7 22.9
Medium Trucks 9.5   16.2 16.0
Heavy Trucks 3.1   2.4 1.7

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 348   1,160 1,238
Freight Light Trucks 146   448 478
Medium Trucks 71   318 324
Heavy Trucks 27   45 45

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 58.7   58.9 59.4
Freight Light Trucks 24.6   22.7 22.9
Medium Trucks 12.0   16.1 15.5
Heavy Trucks 4.6   2.3 2.2

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,646   12,959 13,567
Freight Light Trucks 23,510   13,179 13,641
Medium Trucks 25,347   24,638 23,377
Heavy Trucks 59,782   52,782 47,090

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.3   11.3 11.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.8   8.9 9.0

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.5   11.4 11.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.8   9.1 9.1

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 42.5   37.6 37.6

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel