Transport and infrastructure in Algeria

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Algeria with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 104,000 km. Theoretically, this is 2.37 meter for each of the 43.85 millions inhabitants of the country. Algeria hereby ranks 167th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.09 meters of railway tracks per person Algeria come 84th worldwide.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways104,000 km2,371.67 km43.67 m
Railroads4,000 km90.60 km1.67 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors1142.600.000


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways3,002,100 km2,239.71 km99.00 m
Railroads89,000 km66.41 km2.94 m
Waterways50,100 km37.35 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors7,4825.580.000
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