2009 Canadian Vehicle Survey Summary Report

Data Presented in the Report

Figure 39 — Fuel consumption rates of medium and heavy trucks by activity type and fuel type, 2009
Configuration FCR (L/100 km)
Medium trucks Heavy trucks
Gasoline Diesel Gasoline Diesel
2005 2009 2005 2009 2005 2009 2005 2009
For-hire 22.2 (E) 22.1 (E) 26.5 (B) 25.6 (C) 53.9 (E) 35.1 (C) 34.0 (A) 32.9 (A)
Owner-operator 24.8 (E) 20.4 (E) 28.3 (B) 21.2 (C) 81.9 (E) 79.3 (E) 35.8 (A) 32.0 (B)
Private 28.0 (E) 28.9 (E) 25.9 (B) 24.7 (B) 59.9 (E) 66.0 (E) 37.3 (A) 35.1 (A)
Other 26.7 (E) 21.6 (E) 26.3 (B) 26.3 (C) 75.4 (E) – (–) 38.5 (C) 38.6 (B)