Transportation Sector
Prince Edward Island
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 1   3 4 4
Freight Light Trucks 0   1 1 1
Medium Trucks 0   0 0 0
Heavy Trucks 0   0 0 0

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 68.7   71.5 72.5 72.0
Freight Light Trucks 21.0   20.4 20.6 20.4
Medium Trucks 5.5   5.7 5.5 5.2
Heavy Trucks 4.7   2.5 1.4 2.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 18   42 46 49
Freight Light Trucks 5   12 13 14
Medium Trucks 3   5 5 5
Heavy Trucks 2   3 3 2

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 62.7   68.0 68.8 69.4
Freight Light Trucks 19.2   19.4 19.6 19.6
Medium Trucks 11.1   8.0 7.7 7.5
Heavy Trucks 7.0   4.7 3.9 3.5

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,134   15,420 15,958 16,791
Freight Light Trucks 16,173   15,594 16,123 16,978
Medium Trucks 18,477   19,796 20,109 20,026
Heavy Trucks 28,053   33,077 34,240 34,476

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   12.1 11.9 11.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   10.5 10.2 10.0

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.0   12.2 12.1 11.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.9   10.7 10.4 10.2

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 44.0   37.5 37.6 37.6

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel