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Libya

Libya 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.
  • 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: 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)."
  • 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.
  • 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 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
Airports 146 2013 41st out of 235
Airports > Per capita 21.56 per 1 million people 2010 39th out of 133
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 5.04 billion 2012 73th out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 818.86 2012 81st out of 201
Highways > Total > Per capita 15.99 km per 1,000 people 1999 5th out of 111
Motor vehicles 234 motor vehicles per 100 p 1997 24th out of 60
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 290.75 2007 46th out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 225.48 2007 46th out of 134
Ports and terminals Az Zawiyah, Marsa al Burayqah (Marsa el Brega), Ra's Lanuf, Tripoli 2013
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 290 2014 59th out of 191
Road > Motorway density 46.79 m of motorway per square km 2014 63th out of 93
Road > Motorway length 262 km 2014 65th out of 93
Road network length > Km 2014 43th out of 219
Roads > Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 225 2007 48th out of 144
Roadways > Unpaved 42,810 km 2003 4th out of 15

SOURCES: 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; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; 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.

Citation

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

Libya Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 64 Road 4
Air transport 6 Roads 7
Highways 10 Road sector energy 3
Maritime 121 Roadways 6
Merchant marine 20 Transport services 3
Pipelines 11