Transportation Sector
Quebec
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 55   133 141 166
Freight Light Trucks 16   37 39 46
Medium Trucks 8   17 18 17
Heavy Trucks 3   5 5 6

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 67.0   69.0 69.2 70.5
Freight Light Trucks 19.1   19.2 19.4 19.7
Medium Trucks 9.8   8.9 9.0 7.3
Heavy Trucks 4.0   2.8 2.4 2.4

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 483   1,424 1,577 1,649
Freight Light Trucks 138   397 442 461
Medium Trucks 101   194 217 217
Heavy Trucks 63   70 81 83

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 61.5   68.3 68.1 68.4
Freight Light Trucks 17.6   19.0 19.1 19.1
Medium Trucks 12.9   9.3 9.4 9.0
Heavy Trucks 8.0   3.3 3.5 3.4

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 18,210   15,709 13,684 14,030
Freight Light Trucks 25,204   22,032 19,188 19,668
Medium Trucks 22,361   24,114 20,564 20,934
Heavy Trucks 58,346   104,926 87,516 90,531

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.2   11.1 11.1 10.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   9.2 8.9 8.9

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 12.4   11.3 11.3 11.0
Diesel Fuel Oil2 9.7   9.4 9.1 9.0

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   22.3 22.0 21.3
Diesel Fuel Oil2 27.6   22.1 21.7 21.4

Heavy Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Diesel Fuel Oil2 42.5   31.3 30.8 30.3

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel