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Uganda

Uganda 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.
  • Airports > With paved runways > Total: Total number of airports with paved runways (concrete or asphalt surfaces)
  • Merchant marine > Total: 1000 GRT or over
  • 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.
  • Railways > Total: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other.
  • Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area: Road density is the ratio of the length of the country's total road network to the country's land area. The road network includes all roads in the country: motorways, highways, main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and other urban and rural roads."
  • 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 > Total: This entry 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.
  • 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 55,292 2006 127th out of 131
Airports 47 2013 92nd out of 235
Airports > Per capita 1.45 per 1 million people 2010 119th out of 133
Airports > With paved runways > Total 5 2013 144th out of 233
Merchant marine > Total 3 2002 80th out of 101
Motor vehicles 4 motor vehicles per 100 p 1995 11th out of 15
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 6.5 2007 130th out of 141
Ports and terminals Entebbe, Jinja, Port Bell 2013
Railways > Total 1,244 km 2013 83th out of 134
Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area 17 2003 60th out of 81
Road network length > Km 2014 68th out of 219
Roadways > Paved 3,264 km 2013 98th out of 159
Roadways > Total 20,000 km 2013 100th out of 195
Roadways > Unpaved 16,736 km 2011 7th out of 20
Waterways 300 km 2004 64th out of 74

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 World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Citation

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

Uganda Transport Profiles (Subcategories)

Airports 37 Railways 14
Air transport 6 Roads 8
Highways 9 Roadways 6
Maritime 133 Transport services 3
Merchant marine 15

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