Transportation Sector
Ontario
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2014 2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 110   281 329 369
Freight Light Trucks 33   79 92 103
Medium Trucks 16   32 29 34
Heavy Trucks 6   10 11 10

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.5   70.1 71.3 71.4
Freight Light Trucks 20.2   19.6 20.0 20.0
Medium Trucks 9.6   7.9 6.2 6.7
Heavy Trucks 3.7   2.4 2.5 2.0

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 956   2,962 3,232 3,465
Freight Light Trucks 290   829 906 970
Medium Trucks 182   364 376 403
Heavy Trucks 101   119 122 126

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.5   69.3 69.7 69.8
Freight Light Trucks 19.0   19.4 19.5 19.5
Medium Trucks 11.9   8.5 8.1 8.1
Heavy Trucks 6.6   2.8 2.6 2.5

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,136   18,173 17,476 17,189
Freight Light Trucks 21,365   21,742 20,851 20,699
Medium Trucks 24,480   22,789 21,383 20,275
Heavy Trucks 50,659   106,791 99,714 90,178

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.6   10.5 10.1 10.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.3   7.8 7.8 8.0

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.8   10.6 10.2 10.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.4   7.8 7.9 8.0

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.2 21.3 21.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   21.7 21.4 21.0

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.0   31.8 31.4 31.0

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel