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Transport > Waterways per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The total length and individual names of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Belize 2,673.41 km 2010
2 Suriname 2,285.89 km 2010
3 Papua New Guinea 1,568.52 km 2011
4 Finland 1,462.15 km 2010
5 Gabon 1,028.13 km 2010
6 Bolivia 984.58 km 2010
7 Liechtenstein 775.19 km 2010
8 Laos 719.23 km 2010
9 Russia 718.77 km 2009
10 Central African Republic 643.69 km 2010
11 Brunei 514.13 km 2011
12 Paraguay 479.9 km 2010
13 Uruguay 474.5 km 2010
14 Guyana 419.78 km 2010
15 New Zealand 399.53 km 2003
16 Estonia 388.01 km 2010
17 Colombia 387.56 km 2010
18 Nicaragua 381.3 km 2010
19 Netherlands 379.39 km 2007
20 Norway 322.54 km 2010
21 Peru 301 km 2010
22 Argentina 279.68 km 2007
23 Turkmenistan 264.36 km 2008
24 Brazil 256.13 km 2010
25 Belarus 255.18 km 2003
26 Malaysia 250.36 km 2011
27 Burma 250.13 km 2008
28 Democratic Republic of the Congo 247.99 km 2009
29 Kazakhstan 245.05 km 2010
30 Venezuela 244.46 km 2010
31 Fiji 235.89 km 2010
32 The Gambia 232.05 km 2010
33 Sweden 218.81 km 2010
34 Panama 217.5 km 2010
35 Chad 214.79 km 2003
36 Mongolia 213.81 km 2010
37 Ireland 213.66 km 2010
38 Vietnam 201.53 km 2011
39 Belgium 187.51 km 2010
40 Croatia 177.24 km 2009
41 Iraq 170.5 km 2010
42 Zambia 170.24 km 2010
43 Cambodia 167.07 km 2010
44 Switzerland 166.01 km 2010
45 Hungary 162.2 km 2010
46 Costa Rica 156.33 km 2010
47 Moldova 156.3 km 2008
48 Sierra Leone 141.81 km 2009
49 United States 134.86 km 2008
50 Latvia 133.99 km 2010
51 Lithuania 130.64 km 2007
52 Mali 128.7 km 2010
53 Cameroon 124.54 km 2002
54 Guinea 122.72 km 2009
55 Sudan 119.51 km 2008
56 Kyrgyzstan 110.13 km 2010
57 European Union 104.84 km 2006
58 Poland 104.77 km 2009
59 Ecuador 99.99 km 2010
60 Australia 96.63 km 2006
61 North Korea 91.83 km 2010
62 Germany 91.31 km 2010
63 Indonesia 88.51 km 2011
64 China 82.23 km 2010
65 Romania 80.18 km 2006
66 Senegal 77.22 km 2010
67 Luxembourg 72.99 km 2010
68 Denmark 72.1 km 2010
69 Guatemala 69.03 km 2010
70 Angola 66.5 km 2010
71 Czech Republic 63.12 km 2010
72 Bulgaria 61.96 km 2009
73 Honduras 61.01 km 2010
74 Thailand 60.24 km 2010
75 Bangladesh 57.15 km 2007
76 Nigeria 55.35 km 2009
77 Kiribati 53.53 km 2007
78 Cote d'Ivoire 52.68 km 2009
79 Ghana 52.09 km 2011
80 United Kingdom 51.77 km 2009
81 Ukraine 46.69 km 2009
82 Malawi 46.62 km 2010
83 Chile 45.32 km 2003
84 Egypt 44.83 km 2010
85 Afghanistan 44.39 km 2008
86 Austria 42.5 km 2011
87 Syria 41.8 km 2010
88 Italy 39.87 km 2009
89 Uzbekistan 39.61 km 2009
90 Philippines 33.87 km 2011
91 South Korea 32.54 km 2010
92 Slovakia 31.74 km 2009
93 Madagascar 28.46 km 2010
94 Tajikistan 26.22 km 2010
95 Mexico 24.6 km 2010
96 Spain 21.78 km 2009
97 Cuba 21.27 km 2010
98 Portugal 19.74 km 2010
99 Mozambique 19.19 km 2010
100 Canada 19.09 km 2008
101 Niger 18.88 km 2010
102 Turkey 17.05 km 2008
103 Benin 15.77 km 2010
104 Japan 13.89 km 2010
105 Albania 13.02 km 2010
106 India 12.34 km 2008
107 Iran 11.56 km 2009
108 Uganda 10.8 km 2004
109 Togo 8.14 km 2009
110 Sri Lanka 7.91 km 2008
111 Greece 0.531 km 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Waterways per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. 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/Waterways-per-million

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