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Sub-Saharan Africa: Transport > Roadways stats

Definitions

  • Paved: This entry is derived from Transport > Roadways, which gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • Total: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • Total per 1000: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Unpaved: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
  • Unpaved per 1000: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
STAT SUB-SAHARAN TOTAL SUB-SAHARAN AVERAGE DATES
Paved 261,171 km
1% of surveyed countries
6,370.02 km
16 times less than average
2013
Total 1.95 million km
5% of surveyed countries
43,383.98 km
4 times less than average
2013
Total per 1000 29.46 km
22 times more than average
2010
Unpaved 272,425 km
11% of surveyed countries
90,808.33 km
81% less than average
2013
Unpaved per 1000 26.94 km
30 times more than average
2010

Citation

"Sub-Saharan Roadways Profile", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Transport/Roadways