Transport and infrastructure in Kenya

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Kenya with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 177,800 km. Theoretically, this is 3.31 meter for each of the 53.77 millions inhabitants of the country. Kenya hereby ranks 141st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.07 meters of railway tracks per person Kenya come 93rd worldwide.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways177,800 km3,306.60 km306.36 m
Railroads3,800 km71.02 km6.58 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors240.450.000


 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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