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Algeria

Algerian Transport Stats

Definitions

  • Airports: Total number of airports. Runways must be useable, but may be unpaved. May not have facilities for refuelling, maintenance, or air traffic control.
  • Gross value added by transport, storage and communication: Gross Value Added by Kind of Economic Activity at current prices - US dollars.
  • Highways > Total > Per capita: total length of the highway system Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Motor vehicles: Motor vehicles per 1,000 people
  • Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people: Motor vehicles include cars, buses, and freight vehicles but do not include two-wheelers. Population refers to midyear population in the year for which data are available."
  • Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people: Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver)."
  • Rail > Railway length: Railway length in kilometers.
  • Road > Expressway length: Expressway length (km).

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people: Motor vehicles per 1000 people.

    No date was available from the Wikipedia article, so we used the date of retrieval.

  • Road > Motorway density: Meters of motorway per square kilometer.
  • Road > Motorway length: Total network length of all motorways in km.
  • Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area: Road density is the ratio of the length of the country's total road network to the country's land area. The road network includes all roads in the country: motorways, highways, main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and other urban and rural roads."
  • Road network length > Km: Length of road network in kilometers in European Union countries.
  • Roads > Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people: Passenger cars (per 1,000 people). Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver).
  • Vehicles > Per km of road: Vehicles per kilometer of road include cars, buses, and freight vehicles but do not include two-wheelers. Roads refer to motorways, highways, main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and other roads. A motorway is a road specially designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions."
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Airports 157 2013 36th out of 235
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 16.97 billion 2012 44th out of 204
Highways > Total > Per capita 3.46 km per 1,000 people 1999 52nd out of 111
Motor vehicles 87 motor vehicles per 100 p 1997 41st out of 60
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 91 2005 38th out of 49
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 58 2005 39th out of 51
Rail > Railway length 4,316 km 2014 36th out of 147
Road > Expressway length 645 km 2014 42nd out of 59
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 114 2014 100th out of 191
Road > Motorway density 41.27 m of motorway per square km 2014 67th out of 93
Road > Motorway length 1,300 km 2014 35th out of 93
Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area 5 2004 71st out of 77
Road network length > Km 2014 41st out of 219
Roads > Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 75.87 2010 68th out of 93
Vehicles > Per km of road 27 2005 28th out of 49

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; United Nations Statistics Division; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.; Wikipedia: List of countries by rail transport network size (Long List); Wikipedia: List of countries by road network size; Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita; https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2085.html, Roadways.; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.

Citation

"Algeria Transport Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Algeria/Transport

Algeria Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 58 Railways 16
Air transport 6 Road 5
Highways 9 Roads 12
Maritime 138 Road sector energy 3
Merchant marine 18 Roadways 6
Pipelines 14 Transport services 3