Transport and infrastructure in Liberia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Liberia with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 10,600 km. Theoretically, this is 2.10 meter for each of the 5.1 millions inhabitants of the country. Liberia hereby ranks 171st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.08 meters of railway tracks per person Liberia come 87th worldwide.

Airports in Liberia

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways10,600 km2,095.82 km95.18 m
Railroads400 km84.82 km3.85 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors3,716734.720.033


 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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