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Tromelin Island

Tromelin Island 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 > With unpaved runways > Total: Total number of airports with useable unpaved runways (grass, dirt, sand, or gravel surfaces)
  • Airports > With unpaved runways > Under 914 m: Total number of airports with useable unpaved runways (grass, dirt, sand, or gravel surfaces), categorised according to the length of the longest runway
  • 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.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Airports 1 2004 219th out of 245
Airports > With unpaved runways > Total 1 2005 186th out of 203
Airports > With unpaved runways > Under 914 m 1 2005 165th out of 185
Ports and harbors none; offshore anchorage only 2005
Ports and terminals none; offshore anchorage only 2006

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

Citation

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