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Transport > Railways > Standard gauge: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge: broad, dual, narrow, standard, and other.
Standard gauge=1.435-m gauge.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 224,792 km 2010
2 China 77,084 km 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 55,654.17 km 2010
3 Canada 46,552 km 2009
4 Germany 41,722 km 2013
5 France 29,473 km 2013
6 Australia 21,674 km 2013
Non-religious countries average (profile) 20,263.09 km 2005
7 Poland 19,029 km 2010
8 Italy 18,611 km 2013
9 Mexico 17,166 km 2010
10 United Kingdom 16,151 km 2010
11 Turkey 12,008 km 2012
12 Sweden 11,568 km 2013
NATO countries average (profile) 11,103.27 km 2006
13 Romania 10,639 km 2013
14 Czech Republic 9,449 km 2013
15 Iran 8,348 km 2008
16 Cuba 8,134 km 2013
17 Hungary 7,802 km 2013
18 Austria 5,927 km 2013
19 North Korea 5,242 km 2009
20 Egypt 5,083 km 2010
21 Japan 4,251 km 2013
22 Norway 4,237 km 2012
23 Bulgaria 4,072 km 2013
24 Switzerland 3,846 km 2013
25 Serbia 3,809 km 2010
26 Slovakia 3,473 km 2013
27 South Korea 3,381 km 2008
28 Serbia and Montenegro 3,379 km 2006
29 Belgium 3,233 km 2010
30 Netherlands 3,013 km 2012
31 Algeria 2,888 km 2013
32 Argentina 2,780 km 2013
33 Croatia 2,722 km 2011
34 Denmark 2,667 km 2008
35 Iraq 2,370 km 2012
36 Morocco 2,067 km 2010
37 Syria 1,801 km 2013
38 Peru 1,772 km 2013
39 Uruguay 1,641 km 2010
40 Greece 1,565 km 2013
41 Spain 1,392 km 2013
42 Saudi Arabia 1,378 km 2010
43 Slovenia 1,228 km 2009
44 Israel 975 km 2010
45 Venezuela 806 km 2010
46 Mauritania 728 km 2010
47 Republic of Macedonia 699 km 2012
48 Gabon 649 km 2009
49 Bosnia and Herzegovina 601 km 2009
50 Vietnam 527 km 2013
51 Tunisia 471 km 2013
52 Kosovo 430 km 2007
=53 Taiwan 345 km 2013
=53 Liberia 345 km 2013
55 Albania 339 km 2010
56 Lebanon 319 km 2013
57 Luxembourg 275 km 2010
58 Jamaica 272 km 2003
59 Montenegro 250 km 2010
60 Guinea 238 km 2013
61 Brazil 194 km 2013
62 Colombia 150 km 2013
63 Dominican Republic 142 km 2010
64 Suriname 80 km 2003
65 Panama 76 km 2010
66 Malaysia 57 km 2013
67 Nigeria 52 km 2004
68 Paraguay 36 km 2010
69 Thailand 29 km 2013
70 Belarus 25 km 2010
71 Lithuania 22 km 2011
72 Christmas Island 18 km 2010
73 Moldova 14 km 2010
74 Liechtenstein 9 km 2013
75 Monaco 1.7 km 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Railways > Standard gauge. 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/Railways/Standard-gauge

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