Transport and infrastructure in Sudan

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Sudan with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 31,000 km. Theoretically, this is 0.71 meter for each of the 43.85 millions inhabitants of the country. Sudan hereby ranks 219th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.17 meters of railway tracks per person Sudan come 69th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 853 km long coastline.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways31,000 km706.97 km16.49 m
Railroads7,300 km165.36 km3.86 m
Waterways4,068 km92.77 km2.16 m
Commercial harbors150.340.000


 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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