Transport and infrastructure in Cape Verde

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Cape Verde with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 1,350 km. Theoretically, this is 2.45 meter for each of the 0.55 millions inhabitants of the country. Cape Verde hereby ranks 164th in a worldwide comparison.

Airports in Cape Verde

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Cape Verde



  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 1,400 km2,454.84 km334.99 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 4480.010.011 7,0955.420.000
Airports 916.372.233 3,1512.410.000