Transportation Sector
Atlantic
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  2000   2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 34   53 58 65 70 73 69
Freight Light Trucks 10   15 16 18 19 20 19
Medium Trucks 3   6 6 7 7 8 7
Heavy Trucks 2   2 2 2 2 2 2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 69.6   70.4 70.7 70.6 71.0 71.0 70.6
Freight Light Trucks 20.1   19.7 19.8 19.8 19.8 19.8 19.7
Medium Trucks 5.6   7.4 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.5
Heavy Trucks 4.7   2.5 2.2 2.3 1.8 1.7 2.3

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 387   594 615 647 678 707 741
Freight Light Trucks 111   166 172 181 189 197 206
Medium Trucks 36   73 75 78 82 85 88
Heavy Trucks 26   29 30 30 30 30 31

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 69.0   68.8 68.9 69.1 69.3 69.4 69.5
Freight Light Trucks 19.9   19.3 19.3 19.3 19.3 19.3 19.4
Medium Trucks 6.5   8.5 8.4 8.4 8.4 8.3 8.2
Heavy Trucks 4.6   3.4 3.4 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 20,184   17,372 16,588 19,184 20,176 19,805 19,967
Freight Light Trucks 20,200   17,644 16,833 19,483 20,488 20,110 20,286
Medium Trucks 31,936   20,477 20,539 21,532 21,194 20,655 21,879
Heavy Trucks 101,497   69,303 73,370 73,491 70,209 69,660 73,227

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.5   11.5 11.5 11.1 11.0 10.9 10.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 12.0   10.2 9.9 9.4 9.2 9.2 9.1

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.6   11.6 11.6 11.3 11.1 11.0 10.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 12.0   10.5 10.1 9.6 9.3 9.3 9.2

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 25.6   22.1 21.9 21.3 21.0 20.7 20.4
Diesel Fuel Oil2 26.3   22.1 21.7 21.4 21.0 20.6 19.9

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 38.5   35.3 35.0 34.6 34.4 34.1 33.6

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel