Transportation Sector
Newfoundland and Labrador
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 5   15 16 17 18 19
Freight Light Trucks 2   4 5 5 5 5
Medium Trucks 0   1 2 2 2 2
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0 0 0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 70.7   71.5 71.8 71.9 72.5 72.5
Freight Light Trucks 21.4   19.9 19.9 19.9 20.1 20.1
Medium Trucks 5.7   6.9 6.7 7.2 6.5 6.4
Heavy Trucks 2.2   1.8 1.6 1.1 0.9 1.0

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 64   145 155 163 171 177
Freight Light Trucks 19   40 43 45 47 49
Medium Trucks 7   16 18 19 20 23
Heavy Trucks 4   5 5 5 5 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.8   70.1 70.2 70.1 70.0 69.6
Freight Light Trucks 20.5   19.5 19.5 19.4 19.4 19.3
Medium Trucks 7.8   7.9 8.1 8.2 8.4 9.0
Heavy Trucks 3.8   2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,896   20,692 17,659 19,591 20,185 19,481
Freight Light Trucks 16,721   21,019 17,953 19,926 20,552 19,836
Medium Trucks 28,319   22,929 20,525 23,315 24,292 22,849
Heavy Trucks 86,558   102,255 102,127 121,542 132,280 127,029

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.7   12.3 12.1 12.0 11.7 11.6
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   11.4 10.8 10.1 9.8 9.7

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.8   12.4 12.2 12.1 11.8 11.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   11.8 11.1 10.4 10.0 9.8

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.6 22.1 21.9 21.3 21.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.4 22.1 21.7 21.4 21.0

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 43.3   32.4 31.9 31.3 30.8 30.3

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel