Transportation Sector
Newfoundland and Labrador
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 5   19 18
Freight Light Trucks 2   5 5
Medium Trucks 0   2 2
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 70.7   72.6 72.6
Freight Light Trucks 21.4   20.1 20.1
Medium Trucks 5.7   6.3 6.1
Heavy Trucks 2.2   1.0 1.2

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 64   179 183
Freight Light Trucks 19   49 51
Medium Trucks 7   21 21
Heavy Trucks 4   5 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.8   70.4 70.3
Freight Light Trucks 20.5   19.4 19.4
Medium Trucks 7.8   8.1 8.1
Heavy Trucks 3.8   2.1 2.1

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,730   19,560 20,811
Freight Light Trucks 16,568   19,915 21,191
Medium Trucks 28,272   22,429 18,545
Heavy Trucks 87,417   119,737 76,656

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.7   11.6 11.4
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   9.7 9.7

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.8   11.7 11.5
Diesel Fuel Oil2 11.2   9.8 9.8

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

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 43.3   30.3 29.7

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel