Venezuela Transport Stats


  • 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.
  • Commute > Distance: Distance. Based on 0-50 contributions for Argentina, Armenia, Austria and 63 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Germany and 5 more countries and over 100 contributions for Canada, India, and United States. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from January, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "Distance".
  • 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.
  • 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 > Motorway density: Meters of motorway per square kilometer.
  • Road > Motorway length: Total network length of all motorways in km.
  • Road network length > Km: Length of road network in kilometers in European Union countries.
  • Waterways: The total length and individual names of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Airports 444 2013 19th out of 235
Airports > Per capita 14.99 per 1 million people 2007 91st out of 221
Commute > Distance 2 km 2014 31st out of 38
Gross value added by transport, storage and communication 21.7 billion 2012 34th out of 204
Highways > Total > Per capita 4.03 km per 1,000 people 1999 42nd out of 111
Motor vehicles 110 motor vehicles per 100 p 1995 5th out of 15
Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 147.15 2007 66th out of 141
Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 107.42 2007 61st out of 134
Ports and terminals La Guaira, Maracaibo, Puerto Cabello, Punta Cardon
oil terminals: Jose terminal
Rail > Railway length 336 km 2014 118th out of 147
Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people 147 2014 91st out of 191
Road > Motorway density 52.12 m of motorway per square km 2014 59th out of 93
Road > Motorway length 1,256 km 2014 37th out of 93
Road network length > Km 2014 46th out of 219
Waterways 7,100 km 2011 12th out of 50


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