Transportation Sector
Ontario
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 110   230 245 281 329
Freight Light Trucks 33   64 69 79 92
Medium Trucks 16   26 27 32 29
Heavy Trucks 6   10 9 10 11

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.5   69.7 70.2 70.1 71.3
Freight Light Trucks 20.2   19.4 19.6 19.6 20.0
Medium Trucks 9.6   7.9 7.7 7.9 6.2
Heavy Trucks 3.7   2.9 2.5 2.4 2.5

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 956   2,601 2,798 2,962 3,232
Freight Light Trucks 290   725 781 829 906
Medium Trucks 182   318 333 364 376
Heavy Trucks 101   116 118 119 122

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.5   69.2 69.4 69.3 69.7
Freight Light Trucks 19.0   19.3 19.4 19.4 19.5
Medium Trucks 11.9   8.5 8.3 8.5 8.1
Heavy Trucks 6.6   3.1 2.9 2.8 2.6

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,136   19,074 19,415 18,181 17,494
Freight Light Trucks 21,365   23,326 23,306 21,748 20,864
Medium Trucks 24,480   24,782 23,866 22,823 22,127
Heavy Trucks 50,659   112,734 111,469 106,940 107,764

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.6   10.6 10.5 10.5 10.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.3   7.9 7.7 7.7 7.8

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.8   10.7 10.6 10.6 10.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.4   8.0 7.8 7.8 7.9

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.8 22.5 22.2 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.4 22.1 21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.0   32.5 32.1 31.8 31.4

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel