Transportation Sector
New Brunswick
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 7   20 21 21
Freight Light Trucks 2   6 6 6
Medium Trucks 1   2 2 2
Heavy Trucks 1   1 1 1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 68.0   70.5 71.1 71.4
Freight Light Trucks 20.6   19.8 19.9 20.0
Medium Trucks 5.3   6.0 6.3 5.9
Heavy Trucks 6.2   3.7 2.7 2.7

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 98   224 235 239
Freight Light Trucks 30   63 66 67
Medium Trucks 12   25 27 27
Heavy Trucks 12   13 12 12

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 64.7   68.9 69.1 69.1
Freight Light Trucks 19.6   19.4 19.4 19.4
Medium Trucks 8.2   7.8 7.8 7.9
Heavy Trucks 7.6   3.9 3.7 3.6

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,600   16,804 19,264 17,193
Freight Light Trucks 17,488   17,059 19,545 17,444
Medium Trucks 24,795   19,510 21,328 19,132
Heavy Trucks 47,738   44,878 48,544 46,017

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.6   11.1 10.9 10.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   9.4 9.2 9.2

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.7   11.2 11.0 10.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   9.6 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 42.4   37.5 37.4 37.3

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel