Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 2: Passenger Transportation Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Passenger Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 1,154.0   1,194.4 1,221.5 1,248.3 1,271.6 1,275.4

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 3.1   3.0 3.0 2.9 3.0 3.1
Natural Gas 1.6   2.1 2.4 2.4 2.1 2.3
Motor Gasoline 902.4   918.3 935.3 954.9 971.8 971.5
Diesel Fuel Oil 47.2   51.1 58.0 56.7 55.6 59.0
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Gasoline 5.4   4.0 3.8 3.8 3.5 3.5
Aviation Turbo Fuel 175.5   200.8 205.5 214.7 224.8 228.4
Propane 18.8   15.0 13.5 12.9 10.8 7.6

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.3   0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Natural Gas 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Motor Gasoline 78.2   76.9 76.6 76.5 76.4 76.2
Diesel Fuel Oil 4.1   4.3 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.6
Ethanol n.a.   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aviation Gasoline 0.5   0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Aviation Turbo Fuel 15.2   16.8 16.8 17.2 17.7 17.9
Propane 1.6   1.3 1.1 1.0 0.8 0.6

Activity
Passenger-kilometres1 (millions) 491,843   549,481 575,704 585,917 598,591 610,340
Energy Intensity1 (MJ/Pkm) 2.27   2.12 2.07 2.08 2.08 2.05

Footnotes:

1) Excludes non-commercial aviation.