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Belarus

Belarusian 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.
  • Airports > Per capita: Total number of airports. Runways must be useable, but may be unpaved. May not have facilities for refuelling, maintenance, or air traffic control. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.
  • Commute > Distance: Distance. Based on 0-50 contributions for Argentina, Armenia, Austria and 63 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Germany and 5 more countries and over 100 contributions for Canada, India, and United States. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from January, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Distance".
  • 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 > 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)."
  • Ports and terminals: This entry lists major ports and terminals primarily on the basis of the amount of cargo tonnage shipped through the facilities on an annual basis. In some instances, the number of containers handled or ship visits were also considered.
  • Rail > Railway length: Railway length in kilometers.
  • 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.
  • Waterways: The total length and individual names of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Airports 65 2013 75th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 6.89 per 1 million people 2007 125th out of 221
Commute > Distance 5 km 2014 9th out of 17
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 4.51 billion 2012 77th out of 204
Highways > Total > Per capita 7.43 km per 1,000 people 2000 27th out of 60
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 282.25 2007 47th out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 240.08 2007 45th out of 134
Ports and terminals river port(s): Mazyr (Prypyats') 2013
Rail > Railway length 5,491 km 2014 31st out of 147
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 362 2014 46th out of 191
Road > Motorway density 78.13 m of motorway per square km 2014 44th out of 93
Road > Motorway length 750 km 2014 48th out of 93
Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area 46 2005 33th out of 61
Road network length > Km 2014 48th out of 219
Waterways 2,500 km 2011 18th out of 50

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; traffic; United Nations Statistics Division; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; 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 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

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

Belarus Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 62 Railways 15
Air transport 6 Road 16
Commute 4 Roads 17
Highways 9 Road sector energy 3
Maritime 133 Roadways 6
Pipelines 10 Transport services 3
Rail 3