Transportation Energy Prices and Background Indicators
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995
Energy Prices by Energy Source (incl. taxes)
Regular Unleaded Gasoline1 (cents/litre)a,d,e 58.7   57.6 55.1 53.9 53.1 55.6
Diesel Fuel Oil1 (cents/litre)a,d,e 51.4   55.6 53.0 51.8 50.9 51.1
Propane (cents/litre)a,d,f 26.6   29.0 27.4 29.5 27.8 29.3

Excise Tax (cents/litre)b
Unleaded Gasoline 8.5   8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 10.0
Leaded Gasoline 9.5   9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 11.0
Diesel Fuel Oil 4.0   4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0

Background Indicators
 
Consumer Price Index (2012 = 100)c
Gasoline and Other Fuels2 45.4   44.7 43.1 42.5 42.0 43.9
Public Transportation 40.0   44.8 46.4 48.6 51.0 52.6
Inter-City Transportation 42.8   46.7 51.4 53.3 54.0 55.5
Local and Commuter 38.0   43.4 42.8 45.4 49.0 50.5

GDP at Factor Cost (million $ 2012)c
Business Sector 798,169   780,319 785,739 808,370 852,829 879,599
Transportation 42,825   40,282 42,306 43,386 46,851 48,656
Real Personal Disposable Income per Household ($2012)c 63,265   60,391 60,347 60,081 60,238 59,354

Footnotes:

1) Price at full-service stations.
2) “Other Fuels” includes diesel fuel oil, propane, natural gas and any other fuel that would be used for automobile propulsion.

Sources:

a) Statistics Canada, Energy Statistics Handbook, 1990-2010, (Cat. No. 57-601-X). Data for 2011 onward are taken from Statistics Canada, Monthly Average Retail Prices for Gasoline and Fuel Oil, by Geography, Table 18-10-0001-01, Ottawa, 2019.
b) Canada Revenue Agency, Current Rates of Excise Taxes - Revised, Ottawa, 2008; https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/forms-publications/publications/currate/current-rates-excise-taxes.html.
c) Statistics Canada, Consumer Price Index, Table 18-10-0005-01, Ottawa, 2019.
d) Statistics Canada, Report on Energy Supply and Demand in Canada, 1990–2017, Ottawa, 2019.
e) Statistics Canada, Total Population, Census Divisions and Census Metropolitan Areas, Tables 17-10-0017-01, 17-10-0037-01 and 17-10-0046-01, Ottawa, 2019.
f) Natural Resources Canada, Petroleum Resources Branch, Pipelines, Gas and LNG Division, Ottawa, 2019.