Transportation Sector
Saskatchewan
Table 37: Truck Explanatory Variables
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Sales (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 10   21 23 25 25 25
Freight Light Trucks 5   10 11 12 12 12
Medium Trucks 1   7 7 8 8 7
Heavy Trucks 1   1 2 1 1 1

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 59.9   53.5 53.0 53.6 54.3 54.9
Freight Light Trucks 31.2   26.3 25.9 26.1 26.4 26.7
Medium Trucks 5.8   17.3 17.4 17.1 16.5 16.2
Heavy Trucks 3.1   2.9 3.7 3.2 2.8 2.2

Stock (thousands)
Passenger Light Trucks 195   327 329 336 351 389
Freight Light Trucks 102   161 161 164 171 189
Medium Trucks 48   113 115 117 119 126
Heavy Trucks 17   35 37 39 41 42

Shares (%)
Passenger Light Trucks 53.9   51.5 51.3 51.2 51.5 52.1
Freight Light Trucks 28.1   25.3 25.0 25.0 25.1 25.4
Medium Trucks 13.3   17.7 17.9 17.9 17.4 16.9
Heavy Trucks 4.8   5.6 5.8 5.9 6.0 5.6

Average Distance Travelled per Year (km)
Passenger Light Trucks 9,269   14,567 17,637 18,701 17,204 17,074
Freight Light Trucks 11,074   16,765 20,352 21,548 19,844 19,691
Medium Trucks 4,367   21,946 24,877 27,944 25,108 24,798
Heavy Trucks 28,356   65,796 65,619 73,317 69,482 67,007

Passenger Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 14.8   12.8 12.5 12.3 12.2 11.8
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.7   13.4 13.3 13.1 12.2 11.7

Freight Light Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 15.1   13.0 12.6 12.5 12.4 11.9
Diesel Fuel Oil2 10.8   13.5 13.5 13.3 12.5 12.0

Medium Truck On-Road Average Fuel Consumption (L/100 km)
Motor Gasoline1 27.1   23.3 22.9 22.6 22.3 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 44.3   35.0 34.5 34.0 33.6 33.1

Footnotes:

1) Includes Ethanol
2) Includes Biodiesel