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Transport > Railways > Passengers carried > Million passenger-km: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Passengers carried by railway are the number of passengers transported by rail times kilometers traveled.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 China 772,834 2008
2 India 769,956 2008
3 Japan 255,865 2008
4 Russia 175,800 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 97,655.83 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 93,780.45 2008
5 France 88,283 2008
6 Germany 76,997 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 76,127.57 2008
7 Ukraine 53,056 2008
8 United Kingdom 51,759 2008
9 Italy 46,998 2008
10 Pakistan 24,731 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 23,958.79 2008
11 Spain 23,344 2008
12 Switzerland 18,367 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 18,008.81 2008
13 Poland 17,958 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 17,293.13 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 16,722.82 2008
14 Netherlands 15,313 2008
European Union average (profile) 15,191 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 14,708.31 2008
15 Kazakhstan 14,450 2008
16 Indonesia 14,344 2008
17 South Africa 13,865 2008
18 Belgium 10,403 2008
19 Austria 10,275 2008
20 United States 9,935 2008
21 Belarus 8,188 2008
22 Thailand 8,037 2008
23 Sweden 7,156 2008
24 Romania 6,880 2008
25 Czech Republic 6,759 2008
26 European Union 6,343 2008
27 Hungary 5,927 2008
28 Denmark 5,843 2008
29 Bangladesh 5,609 2008
30 Turkey 5,097 2008
31 Sri Lanka 4,767 2008
32 Vietnam 4,659 2008
33 Burma 4,163 2006
34 Finland 4,052 2008
35 Morocco 3,836 2008
36 Portugal 3,814 2008
37 Canada 3,056 2008
38 Norway 2,705 2008
39 Bulgaria 2,335 2008
40 Slovakia 2,279 2008
41 Malaysia 2,268 2008
42 Uzbekistan 2,264 2008
43 Greece 2,003 2008
44 Ireland 1,976 2008
45 Israel 1,968 2008
46 Croatia 1,810 2008
47 Turkmenistan 1,570 2008
48 Australia 1,526 2008
49 Tunisia 1,487 2008
50 Mongolia 1,400 2008
51 Cuba 1,285 2008
52 Brazil 1,138.34 1994
53 Syria 1,120.2 2008
54 Azerbaijan 1,047 2008
55 Latvia 951 2008
56 Algeria 937 2008
57 Slovenia 834 2008
58 Georgia 774 2008
59 Chile 759 2008
60 Serbia and Montenegro 749 2008
61 Zimbabwe 583 1997
62 Moldova 485 2008
63 Tanzania 475 2007
64 Lithuania 398 2008
65 Cameroon 379 2008
66 Luxembourg 345 2008
67 Saudi Arabia 337 2008
68 Bolivia 313 2008
69 Estonia 274 2008
70 Kenya 250 2008
71 Congo, Republic of the 211 2008
72 Mali 196 2002
73 Zambia 183 2000
74 Nigeria 174 2007
75 Ethiopia 157 1991
76 Senegal 129 2007
77 Mozambique 114 2008
78 Gabon 99 2008
79 Democratic Republic of the Congo 95 2008
80 Botswana 94 2008
81 Ghana 85 2008
82 Mexico 84 2008
83 Philippines 83 2006
84 Djibouti 82 2005
85 Bosnia and Herzegovina 78 2008
86 Costa Rica 72 1987
87 Iraq 61 2008
88 Kyrgyzstan 60 2008
89 Peru 55 2008
90 Tajikistan 53 2008
91 Albania 51 2008
92 Namibia 48.5 1995
93 Mauritania 47 2008
94 Cambodia 45 2005
95 Malawi 44 2008
96 Sudan 34 2008
97 Armenia 27 2008
98 Colombia 15.43 1996
99 Uruguay 15 2008
=100 Madagascar 10 2008
=100 Cote d'Ivoire 10 2005
102 Uganda 5.03 1997
103 Swaziland 0.4 2008
104 Venezuela 0.15 1996
105 New Zealand 0.0 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Transport > Railways > Passengers carried > Million passenger-km. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Transportation, Water, and Urban Development Department, Transport Division. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Transport/Railways/Passengers-carried/Million-passenger--km

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Interesting observations about Transport > Railways > Passengers carried > Million passenger-km

  • Russia ranked first for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Europe in 2008.
  • France ranked first for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst European Union in 2008.
  • China ranked first for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • Japan ranked first for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst High income OECD countries in 2008.
  • United States ranked second last for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2008.
  • Germany ranked second for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst NATO countries in 2008.
  • India ranked second for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Ukraine ranked second for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Former Soviet republics in 2008.
  • Australia ranked second last for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Non-religious countries in 2008.
  • Pakistan ranked first for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Italy ranked third for railways > passengers carried > million passenger-km amongst Eurozone in 2008.
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