Transport and infrastructure in Sao Tome and Principe

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sao Tome and Principe with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 1,300 km. Theoretically, this is 6.04 meter for each of the 0.22 millions inhabitants of the country. Sao Tome and Principe hereby ranks 94th in a worldwide comparison.

Airports in Sao Tome and Principe

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Sao Tome and Principe



  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 1,300 km6,044.94 km1,354.17 m 3,002,100 km2,295.28 km99.00 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 89,000 km68.06 km2.94 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 50,100 km38.27 km1.65 m
Commercial harbors 1569.750.016 7,0955.420.000
Airports 29.302.083 3,1512.410.000