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Tonga

Tonga Transport Stats

Definitions

  • Air transport > Freight > Million tons per km: Air freight is the volume of freight, express, and diplomatic bags carried on each flight stage (operation of an aircraft from takeoff to its next landing), measured in metric tons times kilometers traveled.
  • 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.
  • 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 > Per capita: total length of the paved parts of the highway system Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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 > 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
Air transport > Freight > Million tons per km 0.03 million tons/km 2004 139th out of 140
Air transport > Passengers carried 75,416 2004 131st out of 138
Airports 6 2013 172nd out of 235
Airports > Per capita 57.69 per 1 million people 2010 17th out of 133
Airports > With paved runways > Total 1 2013 204th out of 233
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 28.78 million 2012 195th out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 274.25 2012 129th out of 201
Highways > Paved > Per capita 1.85 km per 1,000 people 1999 41st out of 106
Highways > Total > Per capita 6.83 km per 1,000 people 1999 21st out of 111
Motor vehicles 174 motor vehicles per 100 p 1997 29th out of 60
Ports and terminals Nuku'alofa, Neiafu, Pangai 2013
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 174 2014 79th out of 191
Road network length > Km 2014 187th out of 219
Roadways > Paved 184 km 2013 146th out of 159
Roadways > Unpaved 496 km 2011 18th out of 20

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; 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; 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; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Citation

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

Tonga Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 24 Merchant marine 18
Air transport 6 Roads 5
Highways 9 Roadways 6
Maritime 97 Transport services 3