Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 2: Passenger Transportation Secondary Energy Use by Energy Source
  1990   2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Passenger Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 1,154.0   1,318.0 1,365.1 1,333.3 1,319.3 1,343.0

Energy Use by Energy Source (PJ)
Electricity 3.1   3.5 3.3 3.8 3.4 3.6
Natural Gas 1.6   1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7
Motor Gasoline 902.4   995.7 1,015.2 992.0 1,002.0 1,007.7
Diesel Fuel Oil 47.2   57.5 61.6 64.8 63.2 68.0
Ethanol n.a.   4.7 22.7 24.5 27.0 32.6
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Aviation Gasoline 5.4   2.9 3.1 3.0 2.8 2.6
Aviation Turbo Fuel 175.5   246.3 250.9 236.4 213.5 221.1
Propane 18.8   5.6 6.6 7.0 5.5 5.8

Shares (%)
Electricity 0.3   0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Natural Gas 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Motor Gasoline 78.2   75.5 74.4 74.4 76.0 75.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 4.1   4.4 4.5 4.9 4.8 5.1
Ethanol n.a.   0.4 1.7 1.8 2.0 2.4
Biodiesel Fuel 0.0   n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a.
Aviation Gasoline 0.5   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Aviation Turbo Fuel 15.2   18.7 18.4 17.7 16.2 16.5
Propane 1.6   0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4

Activity
Passenger-kilometres1 (millions) 491,843   668,260 690,861 691,088 697,667 724,950
Energy Intensity1 (MJ/Pkm) 2.27   1.93 1.92 1.87 1.85 1.82

Footnotes:

1) Excludes non-commercial aviation.