Transport and infrastructure in Ivory Coast

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Ivory Coast with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 81,996 km. Theoretically, this is 3.19 meter for each of the 25.72 millions inhabitants of the country. Ivory Coast hereby ranks 144th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.03 meters of railway tracks per person Ivory Coast come 126th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 515 km long coastline.

Airports in Ivory Coast

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Ivory Coast



  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 82,000 km3,188.45 km254.28 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 700 km25.66 km2.05 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 980 km38.11 km3.04 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 150.580.000 7,0955.420.000
Airports 271.050.084 3,1512.410.000