Transportation Sector
Ontario
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2014 2015 2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 110   281 330 371 406
Freight Light Trucks 33   79 92 104 113
Medium Trucks 16   32 29 34 33
Heavy Trucks 6   10 11 10 11

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 66.5   70.1 71.3 71.4 72.1
Freight Light Trucks 20.2   19.6 20.0 20.0 20.1
Medium Trucks 9.6   7.9 6.2 6.6 5.8
Heavy Trucks 3.7   2.4 2.5 2.0 1.9

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 956   2,962 3,238 3,480 3,697
Freight Light Trucks 290   829 907 974 1,032
Medium Trucks 182   364 368 383 399
Heavy Trucks 101   119 122 126 129

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.5   69.3 69.9 70.1 70.3
Freight Light Trucks 19.0   19.4 19.6 19.6 19.6
Medium Trucks 11.9   8.5 7.9 7.7 7.6
Heavy Trucks 6.6   2.8 2.6 2.5 2.5

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,969   18,174 17,511 17,307 16,729
Freight Light Trucks 21,211   21,743 20,888 20,830 20,140
Medium Trucks 24,357   22,789 21,367 20,192 19,702
Heavy Trucks 51,162   106,791 99,711 90,443 95,351

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.6   10.5 10.1 10.0 9.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.3   7.8 7.8 8.0 8.0

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 11.8   10.6 10.2 10.1 10.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.4   7.8 7.9 8.0 8.1

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.3 21.3 21.0 20.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   21.7 21.4 21.0 20.6

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.0   31.8 31.4 31.0 30.7

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel