Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 1   3 4
Freight Light Trucks 0   1 1
Medium Trucks 0   0 0
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 68.7   71.5 72.4
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   20.4 20.6
Medium Trucks 5.5   5.7 5.6
Heavy Trucks 4.7   2.5 1.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 18   42 46
Freight Light Trucks 5   12 13
Medium Trucks 3   5 5
Heavy Trucks 2   3 3

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.7   67.9 68.5
Freight Light Trucks 19.2   19.3 19.5
Medium Trucks 11.1   8.0 8.1
Heavy Trucks 7.0   4.7 3.9

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,290   15,406 15,904
Freight Light Trucks 16,315   15,579 16,070
Medium Trucks 18,545   19,766 20,012
Heavy Trucks 27,778   33,074 34,111

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   12.1 11.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   10.5 10.2

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   12.2 12.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   10.7 10.4

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

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 44.0   37.5 37.6

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel