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Transport > Highways > Paved per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: total length of the paved parts of the highway system. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Austria 24.96 km 2000
2 Ireland 22.87 km 2000
3 Lithuania 19.63 km 2000
4 Cayman Islands 18.83 km 2000
5 Sweden 18.77 km 2000
6 Australia 16.6 km 1999
7 Spain 16.46 km 1999
8 Canada 15.86 km 2002
9 Norway 15.48 km 2000
10 New Zealand 14.99 km 2000
11 France 14.68 km 2000
12 United States 14.42 km 2002
13 Denmark 13.41 km 2000
14 Latvia 11.91 km 2000
15 Luxembourg 11.89 km 2000
16 Belgium 11.38 km 2000
17 New Caledonia 10.93 km 1999
18 Slovenia 10.13 km 2000
19 Switzerland 9.88 km 2000
20 Greece 9.87 km 1999
21 Finland 9.7 km 2001
22 Libya 9.34 km 1999
23 Italy 8.43 km 1999
24 European Union 8.37 km 2005
25 San Marino 8.01 km 2001
26 Hungary 7.98 km 1999
27 Brunei 7.61 km 2000
28 Estonia 7.55 km 2000
29 French Polynesia 7.45 km 1999
30 Liechtenstein 7.2 km 2005
31 Bermuda 7.15 km 2002
32 Slovakia 6.87 km 2000
33 Netherlands 6.63 km 1999
34 Belarus 6.62 km 2000
35 Poland 6.48 km 2000
36 Barbados 6.46 km 1999
37 United Kingdom 6.34 km 1999
38 Grenada 6.29 km 1999
39 Portugal 5.78 km 2000
40 Dominica 5.62 km 1999
41 Czech Republic 5.39 km 2000
42 Croatia 5.38 km 2000
43 The Bahamas 5.27 km 1999
44 Kazakhstan 5.17 km 2000
45 Malta 5.17 km 2000
46 Jamaica 5.09 km 1999
47 Armenia 4.98 km 2000
48 Namibia 4.83 km 2000
49 Sri Lanka 4.82 km 1999
50 Romania 4.38 km 2000
51 Turkmenistan 4.38 km 1999
52 Oman 4.32 km 2001
53 Georgia 4.31 km 2000
54 Bulgaria 4.29 km 2000
55 Guam 4.26 km 2005
56 Japan 4.22 km 1999
57 Bhutan 4.08 km 1999
58 Puerto Rico 3.79 km 1999
59 Bahrain 3.79 km 2000
60 Kyrgyzstan 3.48 km 1999
61 Trinidad and Tobago 3.36 km 1999
62 Ukraine 3.33 km 2000
63 Botswana 3.26 km 1999
64 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.04 km 1999
65 Moldova 3.02 km 1999
66 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2.97 km 1999
67 Uzbekistan 2.93 km 1999
68 Azerbaijan 2.86 km 2000
69 Germany 2.81 km 1999
70 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.77 km 2005
71 Cuba 2.69 km 1999
72 Israel 2.59 km 2000
73 Paraguay 2.54 km 2005
74 American Samoa 2.54 km 2005
75 Suriname 2.5 km 2000
76 Russia 2.45 km 2000
77 Uruguay 2.44 km 1999
78 Saudi Arabia 2.32 km 1999
79 Algeria 2.29 km 1999
OPEC countries average (profile) 2.28 km 1999
80 Malaysia 2.18 km 1999
81 Turkey 2.11 km 1999
82 Belize 2.1 km 1999
83 Fiji 2.1 km 1999
84 Costa Rica 2.01 km 2000
85 Cape Verde 1.98 km 1999
86 Kuwait 1.97 km 1999
87 Lebanon 1.96 km 1999
88 Qatar 1.93 km 1999
89 Samoa 1.91 km 1999
90 Tonga 1.89 km 1999
91 Laos 1.82 km 1999
92 Palau 1.81 km 2005
93 Argentina 1.73 km 1999
94 South Africa 1.67 km 2000
95 Albania 1.63 km 2000
96 Iraq 1.61 km 2000
97 Sao Tome and Principe 1.59 km 1999
98 Mauritius 1.57 km 2000
99 Monaco 1.57 km 1999
100 Jordan 1.51 km 2000
101 India 1.48 km 1999
102 Vanuatu 1.41 km 1999
103 South Korea 1.39 km 1999
104 Venezuela 1.35 km 1999
South Asia average (profile) 1.33 km 1999
105 Panama 1.32 km 1999
106 Tunisia 1.29 km 2000
107 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.27 km 2000
108 Marshall Islands 1.24 km 2002
109 Morocco 1.13 km 2000
110 Comoros 1.12 km 2005
111 Mexico 1.06 km 1999
112 Thailand 1.02 km 1999
113 Chile 1 km 2000
114 The Gambia 0.801 km 1999
115 Guyana 0.796 km 1999
116 Pakistan 0.778 km 1999
117 Singapore 0.774 km 1999
118 Indonesia 0.77 km 1999
119 Egypt 0.768 km 1999
120 Dominican Republic 0.73 km 1999
121 Mongolia 0.719 km 2000
122 Zimbabwe 0.702 km 1999
123 Gabon 0.684 km 2000
124 Colombia 0.652 km 2000
125 Ecuador 0.651 km 2000
126 Ghana 0.635 km 1999
127 Macau 0.627 km 2000
128 Syria 0.626 km 1999
129 Lesotho 0.591 km 1999
130 Guinea 0.585 km 1999
131 Philippines 0.546 km 2000
132 Brazil 0.544 km 2000
133 Djibouti 0.511 km 1999
134 Nigeria 0.501 km 1999
135 Togo 0.501 km 1999
136 Malawi 0.477 km 1999
137 Honduras 0.454 km 1999
138 Yemen 0.452 km 1999
139 Guatemala 0.445 km 1999
140 Bolivia 0.412 km 2000
141 Nicaragua 0.411 km 2000
142 Saint Lucia 0.406 km 1999
143 Angola 0.396 km 1999
144 Federated States of Micronesia 0.39 km 1999
145 Madagascar 0.379 km 1999
146 United Arab Emirates 0.376 km 1999
147 Somalia 0.365 km 1999
148 Peru 0.364 km 1999
149 Guinea-Bissau 0.364 km 1999
failed states average (profile) 0.361 km 1999
150 El Salvador 0.335 km 1999
151 Mozambique 0.319 km 1999
152 Cote d'Ivoire 0.309 km 1999
153 Mauritania 0.306 km 2000
154 Vietnam 0.306 km 1999
155 Hong Kong 0.277 km 1999
156 Cameroon 0.276 km 1999
157 China 0.249 km 2000
158 Kenya 0.247 km 2000
159 Liberia 0.24 km 1999
160 Eritrea 0.23 km 1999
161 Sierra Leone 0.222 km 1999
162 Benin 0.201 km 1999
163 Mali 0.183 km 1999
164 Central African Republic 0.18 km 1999
165 Nepal 0.18 km 1999
166 Burkina Faso 0.177 km 1999
167 Sudan 0.159 km 1999
168 Burundi 0.157 km 1999
169 Bangladesh 0.152 km 1999
170 Cambodia 0.149 km 2005
171 Afghanistan 0.14 km 1999
172 Papua New Guinea 0.131 km 1999
173 Rwanda 0.127 km 1999
174 Haiti 0.12 km 1999
175 Tanzania 0.112 km 1999
176 North Korea 0.0882 km 1999
177 Solomon Islands 0.0847 km 1999
178 Uganda 0.077 km 1999
179 Niger 0.0753 km 1999
180 Ethiopia 0.0574 km 2000
181 Chad 0.0334 km 1999
182 Tuvalu 0.0 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Highways > Paved per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. 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. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Highways/Paved-per-1000

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