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Liberia

Liberia 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)."
  • 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.
  • Railways > Total > Per capita: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • 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 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 32,000 1992 140th out of 153
Airports 29 2013 120th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 7.26 per 1 million people 2010 64th out of 133
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 75.21 million 2012 186th out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 17.95 2012 197th out of 201
Highways > Total > Per capita 3.64 km per 1,000 people 1999 51st out of 111
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 2.87 2007 137th out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 2 2007 128th out of 134
Ports and terminals Buchanan, Monrovia 2013
Rail > Railway length 490 km 2014 112th out of 147
Railways > Total > Per capita 0.129 km per 1,000 people 2008 57th out of 104
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 3 2014 189th out of 191
Road network length > Km 2014 135th out of 219
Roads > Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 2 2007 140th out of 144
Roadways > Unpaved 9,943 km 2000 6th out of 24

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 rail transport network size (Long List); Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita

Citation

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

Liberia Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 36 Railways 10
Air transport 6 Roads 7
Highways 10 Roadways 6
Maritime 124 Transport services 3
Merchant marine 20