Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 55   166 185
Freight Light Trucks 16   46 52
Medium Trucks 8   17 18
Heavy Trucks 3   6 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.0   70.5 71.3
Freight Light Trucks 19.1   19.7 19.9
Medium Trucks 9.8   7.3 7.0
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.4 1.8

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 483   1,649 1,745
Freight Light Trucks 138   461 487
Medium Trucks 101   217 221
Heavy Trucks 63   83 83

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   68.4 68.8
Freight Light Trucks 17.6   19.1 19.2
Medium Trucks 12.9   9.0 8.7
Heavy Trucks 8.0   3.4 3.3

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,210   13,980 14,157
Freight Light Trucks 25,204   19,603 19,845
Medium Trucks 22,361   20,880 20,792
Heavy Trucks 58,346   90,512 90,622

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.2   10.9 10.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   8.9 8.9

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.4   11.0 10.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   9.0 8.9

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 42.5   30.3 29.9

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel