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Transport > Railways > Total > Per $ GDP: 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. Per $ GDP figures expressed per 1 billion $ gross domestic product.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Liberia 776.54 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
2 Mongolia 673.01 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
3 Zimbabwe 614.12 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
4 Democratic Republic of the Congo 601.4 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
5 Mozambique 410.48 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
6 Namibia 373.85 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
7 Malawi 357.15 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
8 Moldova 348.48 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
9 Bolivia 313.89 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
10 Tanzania 288.65 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
11 Eritrea 282.03 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
12 Mauritania 269.29 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
13 Guyana 268.57 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
14 Togo 257.46 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
15 Guinea 252.32 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
16 Turkmenistan 232.46 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
17 Uzbekistan 229.94 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
18 Georgia 213.5 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
19 Ukraine 211.79 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
20 Fiji 211.58 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
21 Zambia 197.76 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
22 Kazakhstan 177.38 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
23 North Korea 176.27 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
24 Kyrgyzstan 174.42 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
25 Tajikistan 171.44 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Religious countries average (profile) 166.05 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 164.42 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
26 Suriname 162.74 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
27 Sudan 159.14 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
28 Benin 158.75 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
29 Iraq 155.76 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
30 Madagascar 155.29 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
31 Belarus 149.19 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
32 Argentina 149.03 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
33 Bulgaria 136.39 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
34 Uganda 133.45 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
35 Djibouti 132.09 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
36 Cuba 131.53 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
37 Kenya 131.12 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
38 Armenia 130.98 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
39 Mali 122.95 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
40 Serbia and Montenegro 121.47 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
41 Congo, Republic of the 121.05 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Eastern Europe average (profile) 114.77 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
42 Latvia 114.49 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
43 Swaziland 113.67 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
44 Antigua and Barbuda 108.39 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
45 Uruguay 107.37 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
46 Azerbaijan 105.46 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
47 Sierra Leone 104.26 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
48 Saint Kitts and Nevis 102.74 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
49 Senegal 101.39 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
50 Burkina Faso 100.24 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
51 Romania 93.62 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
52 Russia 88.31 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
53 Botswana 85.98 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
54 Gabon 85.27 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
55 Cambodia 83.7 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
56 Nauru 83.33 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
57 South Africa 81.85 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
58 Syria 77.67 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
59 Honduras 75.69 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
60 Ghana 73.84 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
61 Hungary 71.36 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
62 Tunisia 71.06 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
63 India 69.76 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
64 Poland 68.11 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
65 Czech Republic 67.68 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
66 Slovakia 66.52 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
67 Croatia 63.91 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
68 Pakistan 63.36 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
69 Angola 62.7 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Emerging markets average (profile) 62.04 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
70 Lithuania 59.45 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
71 Estonia 58.99 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 58.35 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
72 Cameroon 53.87 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
73 Bosnia and Herzegovina 53.83 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
74 Sri Lanka 53.73 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
75 Burma 53.07 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
76 Ethiopia 52.5 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
77 Australia 50.18 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
78 Albania 48.93 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
79 Egypt 47.1 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
80 Chile 45.15 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
81 Bangladesh 44.67 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
82 Vietnam 42.7 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 42.4 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
European Union average (profile) 41.19 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
83 New Zealand 39.74 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
84 Canada 38.41 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
85 Cote d'Ivoire 37.75 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
86 Iran 37.54 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Non-religious countries average (profile) 36.24 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
87 Jordan 35.62 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
88 Algeria 34.63 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
89 China 33.62 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
90 Morocco 33.28 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
91 Slovenia 32.95 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
92 Jamaica 32.82 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
93 Nigeria 30.56 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
94 Sweden 29.95 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
95 Brazil 27.43 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
96 Finland 27.41 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 27.01 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
High income OECD countries average (profile) 25.89 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
97 Guatemala 25.11 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
98 Colombia 24.32 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
99 Ecuador 23.68 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
100 Turkey 21.6 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
101 Peru 21.32 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
102 Mexico 21.05 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
103 Panama 20.76 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
104 Austria 19.8 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
105 Thailand 19.74 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
106 United States 18.25 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
107 Indonesia 17.72 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
108 Lebanon 17.65 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
109 Dominican Republic 16.91 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
110 El Salvador 16.67 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
111 Germany 16.59 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 15.2 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
112 Ireland 14.54 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
113 Portugal 14.47 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
114 Costa Rica 13.92 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
115 France 13.17 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
116 Norway 13 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
117 Switzerland 12.74 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
118 Malaysia 12.69 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
119 Spain 12.23 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
120 Haiti 10.92 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
121 Italy 10.55 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
122 Greece 10.5 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
123 Denmark 10.33 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
124 Afghanistan 9.99 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
125 Belgium 9.02 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
126 Philippines 7.67 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
127 Nepal 7.33 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
128 United Kingdom 7.07 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
129 Israel 6.91 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
130 Luxembourg 6.64 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
131 Japan 5.41 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
132 Taiwan 4.81 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
133 Saudi Arabia 4.49 km per $1 billion of GD 2005
134 Netherlands 4.25 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
135 Paraguay 3.95 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
136 South Korea 3.91 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
137 Venezuela 3.75 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
138 Brunei 3.11 km per $1 billion of GD 2001
139 Puerto Rico 1.47 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
140 Nicaragua 1.12 km per $1 billion of GD 2006
141 Singapore 0.418 km per $1 billion of GD 2003
142 Hong Kong 0.204 km per $1 billion of GD 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Railways > Total > Per $ GDP. 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/Total/Per-$-GDP

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