Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 22   65 70 69
Freight Light Trucks 7   18 19 19
Medium Trucks 2   6 7 6
Heavy Trucks 1   2 2 2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 69.1   71.3 71.5 71.7
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   19.9 19.9 20.0
Medium Trucks 5.9   6.5 6.7 6.4
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.3 1.8 1.9

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 286   653 672 706
Freight Light Trucks 87   183 187 197
Medium Trucks 35   80 82 85
Heavy Trucks 25   30 30 30

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.0   69.1 69.2 69.3
Freight Light Trucks 20.1   19.3 19.3 19.3
Medium Trucks 8.2   8.4 8.4 8.4
Heavy Trucks 5.7   3.2 3.1 2.9

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 20,091   19,003 20,392 19,904
Freight Light Trucks 18,881   19,314 20,717 20,220
Medium Trucks 25,952   21,376 21,294 19,340
Heavy Trucks 61,841   73,314 70,278 61,620

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   11.1 11.0 10.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.0   9.3 9.2 9.2

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   11.3 11.1 11.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.1   9.5 9.3 9.3

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   21.3 21.0 20.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   21.4 21.0 20.6

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.7   34.6 34.4 34.7

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel