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Transport > Airports > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 1,932.37 per 1 million people 2007
2 Svalbard 1,806.68 per 1 million people 2007
3 Cocos (Keeling) Islands 1,677.85 per 1 million people 2010
4 Christmas Island 713.27 per 1 million people 2010
5 Niue 670.24 per 1 million people 2007
6 Norfolk Island 473.04 per 1 million people 2007
7 Cook Islands 406.5 per 1 million people 2010
8 Iceland 327.89 per 1 million people 2007
9 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 284.25 per 1 million people 2007
10 Marshall Islands 276.22 per 1 million people 2010
11 Greenland 265.71 per 1 million people 2010
12 Anguilla 219.35 per 1 million people 2007
13 Montserrat 209.69 per 1 million people 2007
14 The Bahamas 202.84 per 1 million people 2007
15 Turks and Caicos Islands 198.23 per 1 million people 2010
16 French Polynesia 193.57 per 1 million people 2007
17 Kiribati 190 per 1 million people 2010
18 Seychelles 161.8 per 1 million people 2010
19 Belize 149.46 per 1 million people 2007
20 Palau 143.94 per 1 million people 2007
21 Saint Helena 132.57 per 1 million people 2007
22 Vanuatu 129.17 per 1 million people 2010
23 Paraguay 128.41 per 1 million people 2010
24 British Virgin Islands 127.38 per 1 million people 2007
25 Wallis and Futuna 122.63 per 1 million people 2007
26 Guyana 122.31 per 1 million people 2010
27 New Caledonia 112.64 per 1 million people 2007
28 Suriname 97.14 per 1 million people 2010
29 Bolivia 84.5 per 1 million people 2010
30 Papua New Guinea 83.84 per 1 million people 2010
31 Tuvalu 83.39 per 1 million people 2007
32 Northern Mariana Islands 81.97 per 1 million people 2010
33 Nauru 73.92 per 1 million people 2007
34 Solomon Islands 67.84 per 1 million people 2010
35 Tonga 57.69 per 1 million people 2010
36 Namibia 56.51 per 1 million people 2010
37 Federated States of Micronesia 55.63 per 1 million people 2007
38 French Guiana 55.13 per 1 million people 2006
39 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 55.05 per 1 million people 2010
40 Cayman Islands 54.67 per 1 million people 2010
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 52.42 per 1 million people 2007
41 United States 49.63 per 1 million people 2007
Tourist destinations average (profile) 49.15 per 1 million people 2007
42 Oman 48.25 per 1 million people 2010
43 American Samoa 44.12 per 1 million people 2010
44 Botswana 43.33 per 1 million people 2010
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 42.08 per 1 million people 2007
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 41.96 per 1 million people 2007
45 Canada 40.22 per 1 million people 2007
46 Saint Kitts and Nevis 38.46 per 1 million people 2010
47 Panama 34.65 per 1 million people 2010
48 Gibraltar 33.97 per 1 million people 2010
49 Antigua and Barbuda 33.71 per 1 million people 2010
50 Costa Rica 33.09 per 1 million people 2010
51 Fiji 32.52 per 1 million people 2010
Christian countries average (profile) 32.21 per 1 million people 2007
52 Guernsey 32.03 per 1 million people 2010
53 Ecuador 29.92 per 1 million people 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 29.52 per 1 million people 2007
54 Dominica 29.41 per 1 million people 2010
55 New Zealand 29.4 per 1 million people 2007
56 Gabon 29.24 per 1 million people 2010
57 Bulgaria 29.22 per 1 million people 2007
58 Grenada 28.85 per 1 million people 2010
59 Argentina 28.46 per 1 million people 2010
Catholic countries average (profile) 28.29 per 1 million people 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 28.26 per 1 million people 2007
60 Finland 28.25 per 1 million people 2007
61 Guam 27.78 per 1 million people 2010
62 Sweden 27.68 per 1 million people 2007
Hot countries average (profile) 27.28 per 1 million people 2007
63 Guatemala 25.9 per 1 million people 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 25.6 per 1 million people 2007
64 Nicaragua 24.71 per 1 million people 2010
65 Lithuania 24.33 per 1 million people 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 23.59 per 1 million people 2007
66 Western Sahara 23.52 per 1 million people 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 23.31 per 1 million people 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 22.77 per 1 million people 2007
67 Australia 22.56 per 1 million people 2007
68 Netherlands Antilles 22.36 per 1 million people 2007
69 Chile 21.98 per 1 million people 2007
70 Libya 21.56 per 1 million people 2010
71 Samoa 21.39 per 1 million people 2010
72 Brazil 21.35 per 1 million people 2010
73 Norway 21.18 per 1 million people 2007
74 Faroe Islands 21.05 per 1 million people 2007
75 Colombia 21.05 per 1 million people 2007
76 Cape Verde 20.34 per 1 million people 2010
77 Cyprus 20.29 per 1 million people 2007
78 Guadeloupe 19.88 per 1 million people 2006
79 Latvia 18.59 per 1 million people 2007
80 Virgin Islands 18.44 per 1 million people 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 17.93 per 1 million people 2007
Europe average (profile) 17.53 per 1 million people 2007
81 Uruguay 17.28 per 1 million people 2010
82 Zimbabwe 17.18 per 1 million people 2010
83 Mexico 16.87 per 1 million people 2007
84 Denmark 16.64 per 1 million people 2007
85 Maldives 15.76 per 1 million people 2010
86 Bermuda 15.49 per 1 million people 2010
87 Croatia 15.13 per 1 million people 2007
88 Venezuela 14.99 per 1 million people 2007
89 Honduras 14.97 per 1 million people 2007
90 Mongolia 14.91 per 1 million people 2007
Landlocked countries average (profile) 14.7 per 1 million people 2004
91 Djibouti 14.62 per 1 million people 2010
92 Estonia 14.44 per 1 million people 2007
93 Swaziland 12.65 per 1 million people 2010
94 Sao Tome and Principe 12.12 per 1 million people 2010
95 Cuba 12.1 per 1 million people 2010
96 Saint Lucia 12.01 per 1 million people 2010
97 Lesotho 11.98 per 1 million people 2010
98 Czech Republic 11.93 per 1 million people 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 11.69 per 1 million people 2010
99 South Africa 11.56 per 1 million people 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 11.37 per 1 million people 2007
100 Jersey 10.95 per 1 million people 2007
European Union average (profile) 10.81 per 1 million people 2007
101 El Salvador 10.5 per 1 million people 2010
102 Angola 10.11 per 1 million people 2010
103 Equatorial Guinea 10 per 1 million people 2010
104 Jamaica 9.98 per 1 million people 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 9.93 per 1 million people 2007
105 Ukraine 9.44 per 1 million people 2007
106 Aruba 9.35 per 1 million people 2010
107 Russia 8.91 per 1 million people 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 8.76 per 1 million people 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 8.74 per 1 million people 2007
108 Central African Republic 8.41 per 1 million people 2010
109 Ireland 8.27 per 1 million people 2007
110 Switzerland 8.26 per 1 million people 2010
111 Israel 8.25 per 1 million people 2007
112 Congo, Republic of the 8.16 per 1 million people 2007
113 Mauritania 8.09 per 1 million people 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 8.09 per 1 million people 2007
114 Saudi Arabia 8 per 1 million people 2010
115 France 7.82 per 1 million people 2006
116 Puerto Rico 7.78 per 1 million people 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 7.66 per 1 million people 2007
117 Greece 7.57 per 1 million people 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 7.46 per 1 million people 2007
118 United Kingdom 7.39 per 1 million people 2007
119 Liberia 7.26 per 1 million people 2010
120 Zambia 7.21 per 1 million people 2010
121 Peru 7.16 per 1 million people 2010
122 European Union 6.97 per 1 million people 2006
123 Slovenia 6.97 per 1 million people 2007
124 Belarus 6.89 per 1 million people 2007
125 Austria 6.71 per 1 million people 2007
126 Germany 6.67 per 1 million people 2007
127 Slovakia 6.62 per 1 million people 2010
128 Laos 6.58 per 1 million people 2010
129 Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.5 per 1 million people 2010
130 Kazakhstan 6.35 per 1 million people 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 6.33 per 1 million people 2007
131 Somalia 6.32 per 1 million people 2010
132 Portugal 6.2 per 1 million people 2007
133 Kenya 6.09 per 1 million people 2007
134 Guinea-Bissau 5.94 per 1 million people 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 5.68 per 1 million people 2007
135 Comoros 5.62 per 1 million people 2007
Muslim countries average (profile) 5.54 per 1 million people 2007
136 Turkmenistan 5.36 per 1 million people 2010
137 East Timor 5.34 per 1 million people 2010
138 Kyrgyzstan 5.17 per 1 million people 2010
139 Iran 5.06 per 1 million people 2007
140 Brunei 5.01 per 1 million people 2010
141 Chad 4.99 per 1 million people 2010
142 United Arab Emirates 4.96 per 1 million people 2010
143 Georgia 4.96 per 1 million people 2010
144 Mayotte 4.79 per 1 million people 2007
145 Mozambique 4.73 per 1 million people 2010
146 Syria 4.66 per 1 million people 2007
147 Hungary 4.62 per 1 million people 2007
148 Martinique 4.59 per 1 million people 2006
149 Trinidad and Tobago 4.55 per 1 million people 2010
failed states average (profile) 4.52 per 1 million people 2010
150 Algeria 4.5 per 1 million people 2007
151 Malaysia 4.28 per 1 million people 2010
152 Belgium 4.14 per 1 million people 2007
153 Madagascar 4.05 per 1 million people 2010
154 Armenia 4.04 per 1 million people 2007
155 Luxembourg 3.98 per 1 million people 2010
156 Serbia and Montenegro 3.97 per 1 million people 2010
157 Mauritius 3.9 per 1 million people 2010
158 Azerbaijan 3.89 per 1 million people 2010
159 Spain 3.81 per 1 million people 2007
160 Tajikistan 3.78 per 1 million people 2010
161 Dominican Republic 3.73 per 1 million people 2010
162 Barbados 3.66 per 1 million people 2010
163 Qatar 3.54 per 1 million people 2010
164 Poland 3.38 per 1 million people 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 3.29 per 1 million people 2007
165 Iraq 3.28 per 1 million people 2010
166 North Korea 3.25 per 1 million people 2010
167 Sudan 3.21 per 1 million people 2010
168 Bahrain 3.17 per 1 million people 2010
169 Moldova 3.09 per 1 million people 2010
170 Tunisia 3.03 per 1 million people 2010
171 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3 per 1 million people 2010
172 Jordan 2.91 per 1 million people 2010
173 Indonesia 2.88 per 1 million people 2010
174 Bhutan 2.87 per 1 million people 2010
175 Tanzania 2.87 per 1 million people 2010
176 Romania 2.74 per 1 million people 2007
177 Philippines 2.7 per 1 million people 2010
178 Kuwait 2.56 per 1 million people 2010
179 Reunion 2.54 per 1 million people 2006
180 Malta 2.49 per 1 million people 2007
181 Eritrea 2.47 per 1 million people 2010
182 Mali 2.42 per 1 million people 2007
183 Yemen 2.25 per 1 million people 2007
184 Macau 2.19 per 1 million people 2007
185 Italy 2.18 per 1 million people 2010
186 Niger 2.17 per 1 million people 2007
187 Malawi 2.15 per 1 million people 2010
188 South Korea 2.14 per 1 million people 2007
189 Uzbekistan 1.97 per 1 million people 2010
190 Burma 1.81 per 1 million people 2007
191 Taiwan 1.79 per 1 million people 2007
192 Morocco 1.78 per 1 million people 2007
193 Cameroon 1.75 per 1 million people 2010
194 Afghanistan 1.69 per 1 million people 2010
195 Lebanon 1.66 per 1 million people 2010
196 Netherlands 1.63 per 1 million people 2007
197 Nepal 1.63 per 1 million people 2007
198 Senegal 1.61 per 1 million people 2010
199 Guinea 1.6 per 1 million people 2010
200 Singapore 1.58 per 1 million people 2010
201 Thailand 1.57 per 1 million people 2010
202 Albania 1.56 per 1 million people 2010
203 Sierra Leone 1.53 per 1 million people 2010
204 Burkina Faso 1.53 per 1 million people 2010
205 Uganda 1.45 per 1 million people 2010
206 Haiti 1.39 per 1 million people 2010
207 Japan 1.38 per 1 million people 2007
208 Cote d'Ivoire 1.37 per 1 million people 2010
209 Gaza Strip 1.35 per 1 million people 2007
210 Turkey 1.34 per 1 million people 2010
211 Togo 1.33 per 1 million people 2010
212 Cambodia 1.22 per 1 million people 2007
213 West Bank 1.18 per 1 million people 2004
214 Egypt 1.09 per 1 million people 2007
215 Burundi 0.954 per 1 million people 2010
216 Pakistan 0.886 per 1 million people 2007
217 Sri Lanka 0.871 per 1 million people 2010
218 Rwanda 0.864 per 1 million people 2010
219 Ethiopia 0.768 per 1 million people 2010
South Asia average (profile) 0.72 per 1 million people 2007
220 The Gambia 0.579 per 1 million people 2010
221 Benin 0.57 per 1 million people 2010
222 Vietnam 0.516 per 1 million people 2007
223 Ghana 0.454 per 1 million people 2010
224 China 0.375 per 1 million people 2010
225 Nigeria 0.341 per 1 million people 2010
226 India 0.306 per 1 million people 2007
227 Hong Kong 0.282 per 1 million people 2010
228 Bangladesh 0.106 per 1 million people 2007
=229 Holy See (Vatican City) 0.0 2004
=229 Liechtenstein 0.0 2004
=229 Andorra 0.0 2004
=229 Pitcairn Islands 0.0 2004
=229 San Marino 0.0 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Airports > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Airports/Per-capita

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Interesting observations about Transport > Airports > Per capita

  • Cocos (Keeling) Islands ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Hot countries in 2010.
  • Oman ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Muslim countries in 2010.
  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Christian countries in 2007.
  • Seychelles ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2010.
  • The Bahamas ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Former British colonies in 2007.
  • Paraguay ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Landlocked countries in 2010.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Failed states in 2010.
  • Svalbard ranked second for airports > per capita globally in 2007.
  • All of the top 2 countries by airports > per capita are Cold countries'.
  • Iceland ranked first for airports > per capita amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2007.
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