Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 1   2 2 2 3 3
Freight Light Trucks 0   1 1 1 1 1
Medium Trucks 0   0 0 0 0 0
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0 0 0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 68.7   70.8 70.8 70.4 70.4 71.5
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   20.1 20.2 20.0 20.0 20.4
Medium Trucks 5.5   7.4 6.8 7.0 7.0 5.7
Heavy Trucks 4.7   1.7 2.2 2.6 2.6 2.5

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 18   33 36 38 39 42
Freight Light Trucks 5   9 10 11 11 12
Medium Trucks 3   4 5 5 5 5
Heavy Trucks 2   3 3 3 3 3

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.7   66.1 66.7 66.9 66.9 67.9
Freight Light Trucks 19.2   18.8 19.0 19.0 19.0 19.3
Medium Trucks 11.1   8.8 8.4 8.4 8.5 8.0
Heavy Trucks 7.0   6.3 5.9 5.7 5.5 4.7

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,290   21,013 19,764 16,620 16,135 15,414
Freight Light Trucks 16,315   21,283 20,022 16,824 16,327 15,585
Medium Trucks 18,545   23,608 21,743 18,092 19,368 19,879
Heavy Trucks 27,778   29,372 28,429 24,797 29,834 33,376

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   12.7 12.7 12.4 12.9 12.1
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   12.5 12.7 12.1 11.5 10.4

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   12.9 12.8 12.5 13.0 12.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   12.8 13.0 12.4 11.8 10.6

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.9 22.6 22.0 22.9 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 44.0   37.3 37.4 37.4 37.5 37.5

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel