Transport and infrastructure in the Republic of the Congo

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of the Republic of the Congo with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 23,324 km. Theoretically, this is 4.33 meter for each of the 5.4 millions inhabitants of the country. the Republic of the Congo hereby ranks 120th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.09 meters of railway tracks per person Republic of the Congo come 81st worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 169 km long coastline.

Airports in the Republic of the Congo

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways23,300 km4,334.91 km68.20 m
Railroads500 km94.79 km1.49 m
Waterways1,120 km208.16 km3.27 m
Commercial harbors112.040.000


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors7,0955.420.000
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