Transport and infrastructure in Namibia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Namibia with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 48,875 km. Theoretically, this is 19.24 meter for each of the 2.5 millions inhabitants of the country. Namibia hereby ranks 27th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 1.03 meters of railway tracks per person Namibia come 7th worldwide.

Airports in Namibia

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways48,900 km19,235.19 km59.29 m
Railroads2,600 km1,034.27 km3.19 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors145.510.000


 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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