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Transport > Roads > Paved > % of total roads: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Paved roads are those surfaced with crushed stone (macadam) and hydrocarbon binder or bituminized agents, with concrete, or with cobblestones, as a percentage of all the country's roads, measured in length.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 MonacoMonaco 100% 2007
2 FranceFrance 100% 2007
3 BarbadosBarbados 100% 2004
4 LuxembourgLuxembourg 100% 2004
5 IrelandIreland 100% 2003
6 DenmarkDenmark 100% 2007
7 ItalyItaly 100% 2003
8 IsraelIsrael 100% 2007
9 JordanJordan 100% 2007
10 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 100% 2007
11 SloveniaSlovenia 100% 2007
12 United Arab EmiratesUAE 100% 2000
13 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 100% 2004
14 AustriaAustria 100% 2007
15 LatviaLatvia 100% 2007
16 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 100% 2007
17 GermanyGermany 100% 2003
18 SingaporeSingapore 100% 2007
19 SpainSpain 99% 2003
20 ThailandThailand 98.5% 2000
21 BulgariaBulgaria 98.4% 2005
22 MauritiusMauritius 98.03% 2007
23 UkraineUkraine 97.75% 2007
24 SeychellesSeychelles 96% 2003
25 European UnionEuropean Union 95.13% 2007
26 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 95% 2004
27 GreeceGreece 91.8% 2000
28 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 91.1% 2001
29 PolandPoland 90.27% 2007
30 KazakhstanKazakhstan 90.26% 2007
31 NetherlandsNetherlands 90% 2000
32 QatarQatar 90% 2000
33 ArmeniaArmenia 89.78% 2007
34 CroatiaCroatia 89.13% 2007
35 BelarusBelarus 88.64% 2005
36 MaltaMalta 87.53% 2004
37 UzbekistanUzbekistan 87.3% 2001
38 SlovakiaSlovakia 87.03% 2006
Eurozone averageEurozone average 86.85% 2003
39 PortugalPortugal 86% 2004
40 MoldovaMoldova 85.7% 2007
41 KuwaitKuwait 85% 2004
42 LebanonLebanon 84.9% 1999
43 IraqIraq 84.3% 2001
European Union averageEuropean Union average 83.42% 1998
Former Soviet republics averageFormer Soviet republics average 82.86% 1995
44 TajikistanTajikistan 82.7% 1995
45 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 81.2% 2001
46 Sri LankaSri Lanka 81% 2003
47 RussiaRussia 80.92% 2006
48 MalaysiaMalaysia 79.77% 2005
49 NorwayNorway 79.59% 2007
50 JapanJapan 79.29% 2007
Eastern Europe averageEastern Europe average 79.14% 1998
51 BahrainBahrain 79.13% 2003
High income OECD countries averageHigh income OECD countries average 78.83% 1998
52 BelgiumBelgium 78.21% 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 77.35% 1992
53 BruneiBrunei 77.23% 2005
54 ComorosComoros 76.5% 2001
NATO countries averageNATO average 76.14% 1998
55 JamaicaJamaica 73.28% 2005
56 AlgeriaAlgeria 70.2% 2004
57 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ 70% 2003
58 Cape VerdeCape Verde 69.04% 2001
59 Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ 68.1% 2001
60 TunisiaTunisia 65.8% 2004
61 New ZealandNew Zealand 65.41% 2007
62 FinlandFinland 65.36% 2007
63 PakistanPakistan 65.36% 2006
64 United StatesUnited States 65.34% 2005
65 CyprusCyprus 64.04% 2007
OPEC countries averageOPEC countries average 62.98% 1995
66 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ 62.7% 2000
67 MoroccoMorocco 62.01% 2007
68 BhutanBhutan 62% 2003
69 GrenadaGrenada 60.96% 2001
70 The BahamasThe Bahamas 57.4% 2001
71 LibyaLibya 57.2% 2001
72 NepalNepal 56.88% 2004
73 IndonesiaIndonesia 55.4% 2005
South and Central Asia averageSouth and Central Asia average 54.9% 1995
74 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 52.3% 2005
75 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 51.1% 2001
76 ParaguayParaguay 50.8% 2001
77 DominicaDominica 50.4% 2001
78 ChinaChina 49.6% 2007
79 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. 49.4% 2001
80 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 49.39% 2004
81 FijiFiji 49.2% 2001
82 CubaCuba 49% 2001
Muslim countries averageMuslim countries average 48.98% 1995
Religious countries averageReligious countries average 48.2% 1996
83 VietnamVietnam 47.62% 2007
84 IndiaIndia 47.4% 2002
Former British colonies averageFormer British colonies average 45.5% 1991
85 MalawiMalawi 45.02% 2003
86 DjiboutiDjibouti 45% 2001
87 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ 42.5% 1999
Emerging markets averageEmerging markets average 42.34% 1999
88 OmanOman 41.25% 2007
89 CanadaCanada 39.87% 2004
90 AlbaniaAlbania 39% 2002
91 AustraliaAustralia 38.7% 1998
92 GeorgiaGeorgia 38.63% 2006
93 MexicoMexico 38.16% 2007
94 HungaryHungary 37.72% 2007
95 IcelandIceland 36.64% 2007
96 SudanSudan 36.3% 2001
97 PanamaPanama 34.6% 2001
98 GuatemalaGuatemala 34.5% 2001
99 TurkeyTurkey 34% 1999
100 VenezuelaVenezuela 33.6% 2001
101 Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ 32.96% 2002
102 BotswanaBotswana 32.6% 2005
103 SwedenSweden 31.66% 2007
104 TogoTogo 31.6% 2001
South Asia averageSouth Asia average 31.57% 2000
105 RomaniaRomania 30.2% 2004
106 ArgentinaArgentina 30% 2003
107 SwazilandSwaziland 29.99% 2002
108 AfghanistanAfghanistan 29.3% 2006
109 SenegalSenegal 29.26% 2003
110 EstoniaEstonia 28.77% 2007
111 LithuaniaLithuania 28.61% 2007
Former Spanish colonies averageFormer Spanish colonies average 28.51% 1996
112 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau 27.94% 2002
113 TongaTonga 27% 2001
114 MauritaniaMauritania 26.8% 2006
Failed states averageFailed states average 26.25% 1998
115 SurinameSuriname 26.25% 2003
Former French colonies averageFormer French colonies average 25.66% 1996
116 Costa RicaCosta Rica 25.53% 2007
117 HaitiHaiti 24.3% 2001
118 VanuatuVanuatu 23.9% 2001
119 UgandaUganda 23% 2003
120 ZambiaZambia 22% 2001
121 EritreaEritrea 21.8% 2001
122 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 21.47% 2005
123 NigerNiger 20.65% 2007
124 HondurasHonduras 20.4% 2001
125 ChileChile 20.2% 2001
126 El SalvadorEl Salvador 19.8% 2001
127 The GambiaThe Gambia 19.32% 2004
128 RwandaRwanda 19% 2004
129 ZimbabweZimbabwe 19% 2002
130 MozambiqueMozambique 18.7% 2001
131 LesothoLesotho 18.3% 2001
132 MaliMali 18% 2004
133 South AfricaSouth Africa 17.3% 2001
134 BelizeBelize 17% 2001
135 NigeriaNigeria 15% 2004
136 GhanaGhana 14.93% 2005
137 EcuadorEcuador 14.82% 2007
138 ColombiaColombia 14.4% 1999
139 SamoaSamoa 14.21% 2001
140 KenyaKenya 14.12% 2004
141 PeruPeru 13.88% 2006
142 LaosLaos 13.45% 2006
143 EthiopiaEthiopia 12.8% 2007
144 NamibiaNamibia 12.8% 2002
145 BurmaBurma 11.85% 2005
146 SomaliaSomalia 11.8% 2001
147 MadagascarMadagascar 11.6% 2001
148 NicaraguaNicaragua 11.36% 2002
149 BurundiBurundi 10.44% 2004
150 GabonGabon 10.21% 2004
151 UruguayUruguay 9.96% 2004
152 PhilippinesPhilippines 9.9% 2003
153 GuineaGuinea 9.79% 2003
154 BangladeshBangladesh 9.5% 2003
155 BeninBenin 9.5% 2004
156 TanzaniaTanzania 8.63% 2003
157 CameroonCameroon 8.37% 2004
158 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire 8.12% 2004
159 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone 8% 2002
160 GuyanaGuyana 7.4% 2001
161 BoliviaBolivia 7% 2004
162 CambodiaCambodia 6.29% 2004
163 LiberiaLiberia 6.2% 2001
164 BrazilBrazil 5.5% 2000
165 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the 5% 2004
166 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 4.17% 2004
167 Papua New GuineaPapua NG 3.5% 2001
168 MongoliaMongolia 3.5% 2002
169 Central African RepublicCentral Africa 2.7% 1998
170 Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands 2.44% 2001
171 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. 1.82% 2004
172 ChadChad 0.8% 2000

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"All countries compared for Transport > Roads > Paved > % of total roads", International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Roads/Paved/%-of-total-roads

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