Transportation Sector
British Columbia and Territories
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 42   71 78
Freight Light Trucks 18   28 30
Medium Trucks 6   22 21
Heavy Trucks 2   3 3

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   57.6 58.7
Freight Light Trucks 25.8   22.3 22.7
Medium Trucks 9.5   17.6 16.2
Heavy Trucks 3.1   2.6 2.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 348   1,088 1,160
Freight Light Trucks 146   421 448
Medium Trucks 71   310 318
Heavy Trucks 27   44 45

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 58.7   58.4 58.9
Freight Light Trucks 24.6   22.6 22.7
Medium Trucks 12.0   16.6 16.1
Heavy Trucks 4.6   2.4 2.3

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,646   12,816 12,804
Freight Light Trucks 23,510   13,052 13,018
Medium Trucks 25,347   25,426 25,339
Heavy Trucks 59,782   55,689 56,018

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.3   11.5 11.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.8   8.8 8.9

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.5   11.7 11.4
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.8   8.9 9.0

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.0 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.5   38.0 38.0

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel