Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 17: Passenger Road Transportation Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Passenger Road Transportation Energy Use (PJ) 969.3   1,105.9 1,096.6 1,118.5 1,084.8 1,099.3

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 17.2   22.9 24.5 21.5 24.2 25.0
Prince Edward Island 5.3   6.8 6.7 5.9 5.8 5.9
Nova Scotia 34.4   36.2 36.5 31.6 28.4 29.6
New Brunswick 30.8   36.6 34.9 28.2 25.2 27.3
Quebec 219.7   250.7 245.7 244.6 230.7 237.6
Ontario 364.7   457.4 428.3 453.6 436.9 444.0
Manitoba 35.8   36.3 45.5 45.8 45.5 43.1
Saskatchewan 33.9   43.0 49.2 51.1 46.6 49.0
Alberta 112.6   107.6 114.0 121.5 125.9 118.2
British Columbia and Territories 115.0   108.3 111.3 114.6 115.6 119.6

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.8   2.1 2.2 1.9 2.2 2.3
Prince Edward Island 0.5   0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Nova Scotia 3.5   3.3 3.3 2.8 2.6 2.7
New Brunswick 3.2   3.3 3.2 2.5 2.3 2.5
Quebec 22.7   22.7 22.4 21.9 21.3 21.6
Ontario 37.6   41.4 39.1 40.6 40.3 40.4
Manitoba 3.7   3.3 4.1 4.1 4.2 3.9
Saskatchewan 3.5   3.9 4.5 4.6 4.3 4.5
Alberta 11.6   9.7 10.4 10.9 11.6 10.8
British Columbia and Territories 11.9   9.8 10.1 10.2 10.7 10.9

Activity
Passenger-kilometres (millions) 423,738   587,638 583,862 594,569 573,881 584,147
Energy Intensity (MJ/Pkm) 2.29   1.88 1.88 1.88 1.89 1.88
Passenger Road Transportation GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity1 (Mt of CO2e) 67.6   75.0 74.0 75.3 72.8 73.9

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.2   1.6 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.7
Prince Edward Island 0.4   0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Nova Scotia 2.4   2.5 2.5 2.1 1.9 2.0
New Brunswick 2.2   2.5 2.4 1.9 1.7 1.8
Quebec 15.3   17.0 16.6 16.4 15.4 15.9
Ontario 25.4   31.0 28.9 30.5 29.3 29.9
Manitoba 2.5   2.5 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9
Saskatchewan 2.4   2.9 3.3 3.5 3.1 3.3
Alberta 7.8   7.3 7.7 8.2 8.5 8.0
British Columbia and Territories 8.0   7.3 7.5 7.7 7.8 8.1

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.8   2.1 2.2 1.9 2.2 2.3
Prince Edward Island 0.5   0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Nova Scotia 3.6   3.3 3.3 2.8 2.6 2.7
New Brunswick 3.2   3.3 3.2 2.5 2.3 2.5
Quebec 22.7   22.6 22.4 21.8 21.2 21.5
Ontario 37.6   41.3 39.0 40.5 40.2 40.4
Manitoba 3.7   3.3 4.2 4.1 4.2 3.9
Saskatchewan 3.5   3.9 4.5 4.6 4.3 4.5
Alberta 11.6   9.7 10.4 10.9 11.6 10.8
British Columbia and Territories 11.8   9.8 10.1 10.2 10.7 10.9
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 69.7   67.8 67.5 67.3 67.1 67.2

Footnotes:

1) At the regional level, data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.