Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 60: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 282   792 855
Freight Light Trucks 102   264 284
Medium Trucks 40   124 134
Heavy Trucks 16   30 24

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 64.1   65.4 65.9
Freight Light Trucks 23.1   21.8 21.9
Medium Trucks 9.1   10.3 10.3
Heavy Trucks 3.7   2.5 1.9

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 2,761   8,738 9,233
Freight Light Trucks 995   2,913 3,072
Medium Trucks 572   1,642 1,693
Heavy Trucks 297   464 463

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 59.7   63.5 63.9
Freight Light Trucks 21.5   21.2 21.2
Medium Trucks 12.4   11.9 11.7
Heavy Trucks 6.4   3.4 3.2

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,538   15,347 15,502
Freight Light Trucks 21,126   17,620 17,830
Medium Trucks 21,663   23,475 22,462
Heavy Trucks 51,886   83,597 77,791

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   10.9 10.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.0   8.8 8.8

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.3   11.2 11.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.1   9.2 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   31.6 31.1

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel