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  • Goods transported > Million ton-km: Goods transported by road are the volume of goods transported by road vehicles, measured in millions of metric tons times kilometers traveled."
  • Goods transported > Million ton-km > Per capita: Goods transported by road are the volume of goods transported by road vehicles, measured in millions of metric tons times kilometers traveled." Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people: Motor vehicles (per 1,000 people). Motor vehicles include cars, buses, and freight vehicles but do not include two-wheelers. Population refers to midyear population in the year for which data are available.
  • Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people: Passenger cars (per 1,000 people). Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver).
  • Passengers carried > Million passenger-km > Per capita: Passengers carried by road are the number of passengers transported by road times kilometers traveled. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.
  • Paved > % of total roads: 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."
  • Roads, goods transported > Million ton-km: Roads, goods transported (million ton-km). Goods transported by road are the volume of goods transported by road vehicles, measured in millions of metric tons times kilometers traveled.
  • Roads, passengers carried > Million passenger-km: Roads, passengers carried (million passenger-km). Passengers carried by road are the number of passengers transported by road times kilometers traveled.
  • Roads, passengers carried > Million passenger-km per 1000: Roads, passengers carried (million passenger-km). Passengers carried by road are the number of passengers transported by road times kilometers traveled. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Roads, total network > Km: Roads, total network (km). Total road network includes motorways, highways, and main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and all other roads in a country. A motorway is a road designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions.
  • Roads, total network > Km per 1000: Roads, total network (km). Total road network includes motorways, highways, and main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and all other roads in a country. A motorway is a road designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Time index: Time Index is an average one way time needed to transport, in minutes.
  • Total network > Km: Total road network includes motorways, highways, and main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and all other roads in a country. A motorway is a road designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions."
  • Traffic index: Traffic Index is a composite index of time consumed in traffic due to job commute, estimation of time consumption dissatisfaction, CO2 consumption estimation in traffic and overall inefficiencies in the traffic system.
  • Vehicles > Per km of road: Vehicles (per km of road). 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.
  • Roads, paved > % of total roads: Roads, paved (% of total roads). 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.
  • Roads, goods transported > Million ton-km per 1000: Roads, goods transported (million ton-km). Goods transported by road are the volume of goods transported by road vehicles, measured in millions of metric tons times kilometers traveled. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT Italy United Kingdom HISTORY
Goods transported > Million ton-km 192,700
Ranked 5th. 16% more than United Kingdom
166,728
Ranked 9th.

Goods transported > Million ton-km > Per capita 3.37 per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th. 22% more than United Kingdom
2.76 per 1,000 people
Ranked 15th.

Motor vehicles > Per 1,000 people 679.41
Ranked 9th. 31% more than United Kingdom
518.55
Ranked 30th.

Passenger cars > Per 1,000 people 602.44
Ranked 7th. 32% more than United Kingdom
456.7
Ranked 25th.

Passengers carried > Million passenger-km > Per capita 1.71 per 1,000 people
Ranked 18th.
12.22 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 7 times more than Italy

Paved > % of total roads 100%
Ranked 9th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 5th.

Roads, goods transported > Million ton-km 175,775
Ranked 11th. 20% more than United Kingdom
146,685
Ranked 13th.

Roads, passengers carried > Million passenger-km 803,700
Ranked 5th. 15% more than United Kingdom
700,300
Ranked 7th.

Roads, passengers carried > Million passenger-km per 1000 13.29
Ranked 7th. 18% more than United Kingdom
11.25
Ranked 15th.

Roads, total network > Km 487,700
Ranked 8th. 16% more than United Kingdom
419,628
Ranked 9th.

Roads, total network > Km per 1000 8.32
Ranked 27th. 23% more than United Kingdom
6.74
Ranked 37th.

Time index 37.97
Ranked 11th. 4% more than United Kingdom
36.44
Ranked 17th.
Total network > Km 487,700
Ranked 6th. 16% more than United Kingdom
420,009
Ranked 10th.

Traffic index 153.3
Ranked 13th. 12% more than United Kingdom
136.82
Ranked 17th.
Vehicles > Per km of road 80
Ranked 12th. 4% more than United Kingdom
76.9
Ranked 9th.

Roads, paved > % of total roads 100%
Ranked 10th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 6th.

Roads, goods transported > Million ton-km per 1000 2.91
Ranked 23th. 23% more than United Kingdom
2.36
Ranked 30th.

SOURCES: International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and data files.; International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted. 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.; traffic

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