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Transport > Vehicles > Per km of road: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Vehicles per kilometer of road include cars, buses, and freight vehicles but do not include two-wheelers. Roads refer to motorways, highways, main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and other roads. A motorway is a road specially designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Monaco 370.12 2007
2 Singapore 207.02 2007
3 Kuwait 181 2004
4 Israel 122.49 2007
5 Jordan 101.02 2007
6 Mauritius 93.36 2007
7 Italy 81 2005
8 Germany 79.54 2007
9 Bahrain 77 2003
10 United Kingdom 76.48 2007
11 Malta 73.69 2007
12 Malaysia 72 2003
13 Mexico 71.34 2007
14 Portugal 67 2003
15 Poland 66.42 2007
16 Japan 63.51 2007
=17 Barbados 63 2004
=17 Luxembourg 63 2004
=17 Bulgaria 63 2004
=20 Netherlands 62 2002
=20 Indonesia 62 2002
22 Switzerland 60.24 2007
23 Croatia 57.61 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 50.34 2003
24 Tunisia 49 2004
25 Greece 47 2005
26 Cyprus 43.42 2007
27 Austria 43.14 2007
28 Serbia and Montenegro 42.07 2007
29 Armenia 41.98 2007
30 France 38.96 2007
31 Ukraine 38.55 2007
32 Morocco 37.94 2007
33 Czech Republic 37.78 2007
34 Finland 37.47 2007
35 Belgium 37.45 2007
36 Moldova 35.66 2007
37 Slovakia 35.43 2006
38 Denmark 35.12 2007
39 Spain 35 2003
40 Russia 34.88 2006
41 New Zealand 32.89 2007
42 United States 31 2005
43 Norway 28.98 2007
44 Slovenia 28.52 2007
45 Kazakhstan 28.2 2007
46 Algeria 27 2005
47 Syria 25.61 2007
48 Swaziland 25 2002
49 Jamaica 23.56 2006
50 Suriname 23 2003
51 Seychelles 22 2003
52 Saudi Arabia 20.09 2005
=53 Turkey 20 2005
=53 Ireland 20 2003
=53 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 20 2003
=53 Romania 20 2004
57 Hungary 19.72 2007
58 Ecuador 19.28 2007
59 Costa Rica 18.48 2007
60 Iceland 18.44 2007
61 Brazil 18 2004
62 Australia 17 2005
=63 Georgia 16 2003
=63 Colombia 16 2005
=63 Peru 16 2004
66 Latvia 15 2007
67 Philippines 14 2005
68 Canada 13.98 2007
69 Nicaragua 13 2004
70 Oman 11.98 2007
71 China 11.86 2007
72 Sweden 11.2 2007
73 Sri Lanka 11 2006
74 Estonia 10.27 2007
=75 Azerbaijan 10 2005
=75 Kenya 10 2004
=75 Laos 10 2002
78 Kyrgyzstan 9.1 2007
=79 Afghanistan 9 2003
=79 Ghana 9 2003
81 Pakistan 8 2004
82 Vietnam 7.16 2007
83 Botswana 7.14 2005
84 Bolivia 7 2004
85 Samoa 4.64 2005
=86 Ethiopia 4 2003
=86 Niger 4 2005
=86 Namibia 4 2002
=89 The Gambia 3 2004
=89 India 3 2002
=91 Sierra Leone 2 2002
=91 Mongolia 2 2003
93 Chad 1.53 2006
94 Guinea-Bissau 1 2002
95 Lithuania 0.43 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Vehicles > Per km of road. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Vehicles/Per-km-of-road

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Interesting observations about Transport > Vehicles > Per km of road

  • Italy ranked first for vehicles > per km of road amongst European Union in 2005.
  • Israel ranked first for vehicles > per km of road amongst High income OECD countries in 2007.
  • All of the top 2 countries by vehicles > per km of road are Densely populated.
  • Germany ranked first for vehicles > per km of road amongst Cold countries in 2007.
  • Monaco ranked first for vehicles > per km of road amongst Europe in 2007.
  • United States ranked second last for vehicles > per km of road amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2005.
  • Japan ranked first for vehicles > per km of road amongst Non-religious countries in 2007.
  • 4 of the top 5 countries by vehicles > per km of road are Former British Colonies'.
  • All of the top 2 countries by vehicles > per km of road are Tourist destination.
  • United Kingdom ranked third for vehicles > per km of road amongst NATO countries in 2007.
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