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 2.43 meter for each of the 0.56 millions inhabitants of the country. Cape Verde hereby ranks 164th in a worldwide comparison.

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Cape Verde

 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways1,400 km2,428.11 km334.99 m
Railroads0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors4377.340.011


 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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