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Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago 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 > 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."
  • 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 47.88 million tons/km 2005 71st out of 137
Air transport > Passengers carried 1.1 million 2008 63th out of 101
Airports 4 2013 188th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 4.55 per 1 million people 2010 80th out of 133
Airports > With paved runways > Total 2 2013 184th out of 233
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 1.36 billion 2012 104th out of 204
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication per capita 1,016.9 2012 69th out of 201
Highways > Total > Per capita 6.5 km per 1,000 people 1999 25th out of 111
Motor vehicles 151 motor vehicles per 100 p 1996 7th out of 15
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 351.27 2007 41st out of 141
Ports and terminals Point Fortin, Point Lisas, Port of Spain, Scarborough
oil terminals: Galeota Point terminal
2013
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 353 2014 48th out of 191
Road network length > Km 2014 140th out of 219
Roadways > Paved 4,252 km 2013 92nd out of 159
Roadways > Unpaved 4,068 km 2001 7th out of 11

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; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.; Wikipedia: List of countries by vehicles per capita; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

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Trinidad and Tobago Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 28 Pipelines 13
Air transport 6 Roads 6
Highways 9 Road sector energy 3
Maritime 120 Roadways 6
Merchant marine 20 Transport services 3