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Sudan

Sudan Transport Stats

Definitions

  • Air transport > Passengers carried: Air passengers carried include both domestic and international aircraft passengers of air carriers registered in the country.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Rail > Railway length: Railway length in kilometers.
  • Rail lines > Total route-km: Rail lines are the length of railway route available for train service, irrespective of the number of parallel tracks."
  • 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 > Unpaved: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • Waterways: The total length and individual names of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Air transport > Passengers carried 617,785 2008 74th out of 101
Airports 74 2013 71st out of 235
Airports > Per capita 3.21 per 1 million people 2010 94th out of 133
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 5.52 billion 2012 69th out of 204
Highways > Total > Per capita 0.369 km per 1,000 people 1999 109th out of 111
Motor vehicles 3 motor vehicles per 100 p 1995 14th out of 15
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 28.01 2007 110th out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 19.92 2007 100th out of 134
Ports and terminals Port Sudan 2013
Rail > Railway length 5,478 km 2014 32nd out of 147
Rail lines > Total route-km 4,578 2008 31st out of 94
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 27 2014 147th out of 191
Road network length > Km 2014 131st out of 219
Roadways > Unpaved 7,580 km 2000 9th out of 24
Waterways 4,068 km 2011 13th out of 50

SOURCES: International Civil Aviation Organisation, Civil Aviation Statistics of the World and ICAO staff estimates.; 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; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.; Wikipedia: List of countries by rail transport network size (Long List); World Bank, Transportation, Water, and Urban Development Department, Transport Division.; Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita

Citation

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

Sudan Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 41 Railways 14
Air transport 6 Roads 7
Highways 9 Road sector energy 3
Maritime 137 Roadways 6
Merchant marine 16 Transport services 3
Pipelines 10