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Nauru

Nauru 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.
  • Airports > With paved runways > Total: Total number of airports with paved runways (concrete or asphalt surfaces)
  • 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 > Paved: total length of the paved parts of the highway system
  • Highways > Total: total length of the highway system
  • Ports and harbors: The major ports and harbors selected on the basis of overall importance to each country. This is determined by evaluating a number of factors (e.g., dollar value of goods handled, gross tonnage, facilities, and military significance).
  • 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: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other.
  • 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.
  • Roadways > Total: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • 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 1 2013 230th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 73.92 per 1 million people 2007 32nd out of 221
Airports > With paved runways > Total 1 2013 227th out of 233
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 10.23 million 2012 202nd out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 1,090.62 2012 68th out of 201
Highways > Paved 24 km 1999 110th out of 111
Highways > Total 30 km 1999 115th out of 116
Ports and harbors Nauru 2005
Ports and terminals Nauru 2013
Rail > Railway length 5 km 2014 143th out of 147
Railways > Total 5 km 2001 8th out of 9
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 159 2014 86th out of 191
Road network length > Km 2014 217th out of 219
Roadways > Total 30 km 2013 192nd out of 195
Roadways > Unpaved 6 km 2002 19th out of 19

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

Citation

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

Nauru Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 6 Railways 4
Highways 3 Roadways 4