Transport and infrastructure in Tanzania

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Tanzania with the average of all countries in Africa. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 87,581 km. Theoretically, this is 1.47 meter for each of the 59.73 millions inhabitants of the country. Tanzania hereby ranks 188th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.08 meters of railway tracks per person Tanzania come 90th worldwide.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways87,600 km1,466.18 km92.45 m
Railroads4,600 km76.46 km4.82 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors3155.270.000


 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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