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Reunion

Reunion 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 $ GDP: Total number of airports. Runways must be useable, but may be unpaved. May not have facilities for refuelling, maintenance, or air traffic control. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1 billion $ gross domestic product.
  • 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)
  • Merchant marine > Total: 1000 GRT or over
  • 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.
  • Railways: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other.
  • Roadways > Total: 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 2 2006 202nd out of 235
Airports > Per $ GDP 0.46 per $1 billion of GDP 2003 165th out of 198
Airports > Per capita 2.54 per 1 million people 2006 182nd out of 227
Airports > With paved runways > Total 2 2006 177th out of 230
Merchant marine > Total 1 2005 145th out of 156
Ports and harbors Le Port, Pointe des Galets 2005
Ports and terminals Le Port 2006
Railways 0.0 2003 14th out of 86
Roadways > Total 1,214 km 2001 13th out of 16

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; CIA World Factbook, December 2003

Citation

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

Reunion Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 6 Merchant marine 10
  • Reunion ranked 15 places from the bottom for airports amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • Reunion ranked 63 places from the bottom for airports > with paved runways > total globally in 2006.