Transportation Sector
Nova Scotia
Table 21: Car Explanatory Variables
  1990   1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Sales (thousands)
Cars 28   22 24 26 27 26 27

Stock (thousands)
Cars 302   324 281 320 298 326 331

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Cars 24,227   24,300 27,693 25,221 24,787 22,993 23,585

Cars On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 8.5   7.7 7.7 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.4
Diesel Fuel Oil2 6.3   5.6 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.4

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel