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Netherlands Antilles

Netherlands Antilles 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.
  • Highways > Paved: total length of the paved parts of the highway system
  • Highways > Paved > Per capita: total length of the paved parts of the highway system Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Highways > Total: total length of the highway system
  • Highways > Total > Per capita: total length of the highway system Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Merchant marine > Ships by type: Merchant marine may be defined as all ships engaged in the carriage of goods; or all commercial vessels (as opposed to all non-military ships), which excludes tugs, fishing vessels, offshore oil rigs, etc.; or a grouping of merchant ships by nationality o
  • 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 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.
  • 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 5 2007 180th out of 229
Airports > Per capita 22.36 per 1 million people 2007 71st out of 221
Airports > With paved runways > Total 5 2007 145th out of 227
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 385.54 million 2012 148th out of 204
Highways > Paved 300 km 2005 7th out of 15
Highways > Paved > Per capita 1.64 km per 1,000 people 2005 10th out of 15
Highways > Total 600 km 2005 8th out of 17
Highways > Total > Per capita 3.29 km per 1,000 people 2005 13th out of 17
Merchant marine > Ships by type bulk 2, cargo 56, chemical tanker 1, combination bulk 1, combination ore/oil 3, container 27, liquefied gas 5, multi-functional large-load carrier 15, passenger 1, refrigerated cargo 27, roll on/roll off 8, specialized tanker 1 2002
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 1,213.83 2007 1st out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 396.22 2007 31st out of 134
Ports and harbors Kralendijk, Philipsburg, Willemstad 2005
Ports and terminals Bopec Terminal, Willemstad 2008
Roadways > Total 600 km 2006 57th out of 65
Roadways > Unpaved 300 km 2006 34th out of 37

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; United Nations Statistics Division; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.

Citation

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

Netherlands Antilles Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 16 Road sector energy 3
Highways 6 Transport services 3
Merchant marine 15