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Bhutan

Bhutanese Transport Stats

Definitions

  • Air transport > Passengers carried: Air passengers carried include both domestic and international aircraft passengers of air carriers registered in the country.
  • 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.
  • Gross value added by transport, storage and communication: Gross Value Added by Kind of Economic Activity at current prices - US dollars.
  • Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita: Gross Value Added by Kind of Economic Activity at current prices - US dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
  • 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)."
  • 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).
  • Roadways > Unpaved: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Air transport > Passengers carried 51,056 2006 128th out of 131
Airports 2 2013 197th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 2.87 per 1 million people 2010 101st out of 133
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 193.6 million 2012 166th out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 260.98 2012 131st out of 201
Highways > Total > Per capita 6.79 km per 1,000 people 1999 22nd out of 111
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 38.29 2007 101st out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 29.87 2007 93th out of 134
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 57 2014 126th out of 191
Road > Motorway density 296.19 m of motorway per square km 2014 8th out of 93
Road > Motorway length 622 km 2014 53th out of 93
Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area 17 2003 59th out of 81
Road network length > Km 2014 141st out of 219
Roads > Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 46.21 2009 82nd out of 110
Roadways > Unpaved 3,059 km 2003 44th out of 54

SOURCES: International Civil Aviation Organisation, Civil Aviation Statistics of the World and ICAO staff estimates.; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; 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 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

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

Bhutan Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 22 Road 4
Air transport 6 Roads 8
Highways 9 Roadways 6
Maritime 108