Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 55   166 185 196
Freight Light Trucks 16   46 52 55
Medium Trucks 8   17 18 17
Heavy Trucks 3   6 5 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.0   70.5 71.3 71.7
Freight Light Trucks 19.1   19.7 19.9 20.0
Medium Trucks 9.8   7.3 7.0 6.4
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.4 1.8 1.9

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 483   1,651 1,750 1,842
Freight Light Trucks 138   462 488 513
Medium Trucks 101   215 215 224
Heavy Trucks 63   83 83 86

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   68.5 69.0 69.1
Freight Light Trucks 17.6   19.2 19.2 19.3
Medium Trucks 12.9   8.9 8.5 8.4
Heavy Trucks 8.0   3.4 3.3 3.2

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,048   13,996 14,200 14,118
Freight Light Trucks 24,996   19,623 19,902 19,772
Medium Trucks 22,314   20,872 20,951 20,457
Heavy Trucks 58,925   90,505 93,119 93,507

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.2   10.9 10.8 10.6
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   8.9 8.9 8.9

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.4   11.0 10.9 10.7
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   9.0 8.9 8.9

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 42.5   30.3 29.9 29.4

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel