Transportation Sector
New Brunswick
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 7   16 15 16 17 20
Freight Light Trucks 2   5 4 4 5 6
Medium Trucks 1   2 2 2 2 2
Heavy Trucks 1   1 1 1 1 1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 68.0   68.5 68.9 69.4 69.7 70.4
Freight Light Trucks 20.6   19.4 19.4 19.5 19.7 19.8
Medium Trucks 5.3   7.8 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.0
Heavy Trucks 6.2   4.3 4.3 3.9 3.6 3.7

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 98   198 203 208 207 223
Freight Light Trucks 30   56 57 59 58 63
Medium Trucks 12   23 23 24 24 26
Heavy Trucks 12   12 12 12 12 13

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 64.7   68.4 68.6 68.9 68.5 68.7
Freight Light Trucks 19.6   19.3 19.4 19.4 19.4 19.3
Medium Trucks 8.2   8.1 7.9 7.8 8.0 8.0
Heavy Trucks 7.6   4.2 4.1 3.9 4.1 3.9

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,764   19,629 19,232 15,626 14,173 15,066
Freight Light Trucks 17,638   19,902 19,499 15,851 14,371 15,267
Medium Trucks 24,810   31,766 25,686 19,990 19,446 18,991
Heavy Trucks 47,269   78,240 59,703 47,739 49,692 47,335

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.6   11.7 11.6 11.4 11.3 11.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   11.4 11.0 10.6 10.2 9.4

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.7   11.8 11.7 11.5 11.4 11.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   11.7 11.3 10.9 10.4 9.6

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.9 22.6 22.1 21.7 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.8 22.4 22.1 21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.4   37.8 37.7 37.6 37.5 37.5

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel