Transportation Sector
Newfoundland and Labrador
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 5   15 15 16 17 18
Freight Light Trucks 2   4 4 5 5 5
Medium Trucks 0   1 1 2 2 2
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0 0 0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 70.7   72.0 71.5 71.8 71.9 72.5
Freight Light Trucks 21.4   20.0 19.9 19.9 19.9 20.1
Medium Trucks 5.7   6.7 6.9 6.7 7.2 6.5
Heavy Trucks 2.2   1.3 1.8 1.6 1.1 0.9

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 64   137 145 155 163 171
Freight Light Trucks 19   38 40 43 45 47
Medium Trucks 7   16 16 18 19 20
Heavy Trucks 4   5 5 5 5 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.8   70.0 70.1 70.2 70.1 70.0
Freight Light Trucks 20.5   19.5 19.5 19.5 19.4 19.4
Medium Trucks 7.8   8.0 7.9 8.1 8.2 8.4
Heavy Trucks 3.8   2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,896   19,202 20,692 17,659 19,595 20,167
Freight Light Trucks 16,721   19,492 21,019 17,953 19,927 20,530
Medium Trucks 28,319   29,010 22,939 20,535 23,325 22,534
Heavy Trucks 86,558   150,830 102,347 102,213 121,522 114,414

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.7   12.4 12.3 12.1 11.9 11.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   12.2 11.4 10.8 10.1 9.8

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.8   12.6 12.4 12.2 12.1 11.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   12.5 11.8 11.1 10.4 10.0

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.9 22.6 22.1 21.9 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 43.3   33.0 32.4 31.9 31.3 30.8

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel