Transport and infrastructure in Angola

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Angola with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 26,000 km. Theoretically, this is 0.82 meter for each of the 31.83 millions inhabitants of the country. Angola hereby ranks 215th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.09 meters of railway tracks per person Angola come 85th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 1,600 km long coastline.

Airports in Angola

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 26,000 km816.96 km20.86 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 2,900 km89.61 km2.29 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 1,300 km40.85 km1.04 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 551.730.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 1023.200.082 3,1512.410.000