Transportation Sector
Canada
Table 60: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 282   602 608 653 719 792
Freight Light Trucks 102   201 203 217 240 264
Medium Trucks 40   119 121 127 136 124
Heavy Trucks 16   27 33 30 30 30

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 64.1   63.5 63.1 63.6 63.9 65.4
Freight Light Trucks 23.1   21.2 21.0 21.2 21.3 21.8
Medium Trucks 9.1   12.6 12.6 12.4 12.1 10.3
Heavy Trucks 3.7   2.8 3.4 2.9 2.7 2.5

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 2,761   7,003 7,168 7,668 8,164 8,738
Freight Light Trucks 995   2,338 2,387 2,553 2,722 2,913
Medium Trucks 572   1,432 1,450 1,513 1,603 1,642
Heavy Trucks 297   415 432 433 455 464

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 59.7   62.6 62.7 63.0 63.1 63.5
Freight Light Trucks 21.5   20.9 20.9 21.0 21.0 21.2
Medium Trucks 12.4   12.8 12.7 12.4 12.4 11.9
Heavy Trucks 6.4   3.7 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.4

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 17,538   16,721 16,682 16,446 15,475 15,191
Freight Light Trucks 21,126   19,053 19,274 18,985 17,862 17,468
Medium Trucks 21,663   25,603 25,441 25,960 24,744 23,806
Heavy Trucks 51,886   92,937 90,757 92,261 89,248 86,624

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.9   11.5 11.4 11.3 11.3 10.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.0   9.9 9.4 9.1 8.8 8.7

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 13.3   11.7 11.7 11.6 11.6 11.2
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.1   10.5 10.0 9.6 9.2 9.1

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   23.0 22.8 22.4 22.1 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.8 22.4 22.1 21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.5   33.1 32.7 32.4 32.0 31.6

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel