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Philippines

Philippines 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)
  • Heliports: Total number of established helicopter take-off and landing sites (which may or may not have fuel or other services).
  • Inefficiency index: Each country's inefficiency rating in regards to traffic. Long commute times, poor traffic laws and other factors are taken into consideration.
  • Motor vehicles: Motor vehicles per 1,000 people
  • 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.
  • 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 network length > Km: Length of road network in kilometers in European Union countries.
  • Roads > Traffic index: Traffic Index is a composite index of time consumed in traffic due to job commute, estimation of time consumption dissatisfaction, CO2 consumption estimation in traffic and overall inefficiencies in the traffic system.
  • Roadways > Paved: This entry is derived from Transport > Roadways, which gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • 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.
  • Transportation > Note: This entry includes miscellaneous transportation information of significance not included elsewhere.
  • Waterways: The total length and individual names of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Airports 247 2013 24th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 2.7 per 1 million people 2010 103th out of 133
Airports > With paved runways > Total 89 2013 27th out of 233
Heliports 2 2013 62nd out of 108
Inefficiency index 253.24 2014 3rd out of 17
Motor vehicles 31 motor vehicles per 100 p 1997 51st out of 60
Ports and terminals Batangas, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Liman, Manila 2013
Railways > Total 995 km 2013 88th out of 134
Road network length > Km 2014 24th out of 219
Roads > Traffic index 230.36 2014 3rd out of 17
Roadways > Paved 54,481 km 2013 35th out of 159
Roadways > Total 213,151 km 2013 23th out of 195
Roadways > Unpaved 158,670 km 2009 2nd out of 12
Transportation > Note the International Maritime Bureau reports the territorial and offshore waters in the South China Sea as high risk for piracy and armed robbery against ships; numerous commercial vessels have been attacked and hijacked both at anchor and while underway; hijacked vessels are often disguised and cargo diverted to ports in East Asia; crews have been murdered or cast adrift 2013
Waterways 3,219 km 2011 5th out of 8

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Numbeo traffic inefficiency index; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; traffic; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

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

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