Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 55   102 134 132 128 133 141
Freight Light Trucks 16   28 37 37 36 37 39
Medium Trucks 8   14 18 18 17 17 18
Heavy Trucks 3   3 4 5 6 5 5

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.0   68.9 69.3 68.9 68.6 69.0 69.2
Freight Light Trucks 19.1   19.3 19.3 19.2 19.1 19.2 19.4
Medium Trucks 9.8   9.5 9.2 9.2 9.1 8.9 9.0
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.3 2.2 2.7 3.2 2.8 2.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 483   1,172 1,226 1,286 1,318 1,424 1,577
Freight Light Trucks 138   328 342 358 366 397 442
Medium Trucks 101   171 184 189 191 194 217
Heavy Trucks 63   71 70 76 80 70 81

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   67.3 67.3 67.4 67.4 68.3 68.1
Freight Light Trucks 17.6   18.8 18.8 18.8 18.7 19.0 19.1
Medium Trucks 12.9   9.8 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.3 9.4
Heavy Trucks 8.0   4.1 3.8 4.0 4.1 3.3 3.5

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,048   16,495 16,363 16,924 16,578 15,711 13,672
Freight Light Trucks 24,996   23,057 22,908 23,697 23,253 22,035 19,175
Medium Trucks 22,314   22,509 25,084 25,526 24,194 24,092 20,530
Heavy Trucks 58,925   99,790 99,314 101,365 97,567 104,714 87,404

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.2   11.4 11.3 11.4 11.3 11.2 11.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   10.5 10.0 9.5 9.3 9.2 9.0

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.4   11.5 11.4 11.5 11.4 11.3 11.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   10.7 10.2 9.8 9.5 9.4 9.1

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   25.1 22.9 23.0 22.6 22.3 22.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   24.4 23.2 22.8 22.4 22.1 21.7

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.5   33.0 32.7 32.2 31.7 31.3 30.8

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel