Transport and infrastructure in Bolivia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Bolivia with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 90,568 km. Theoretically, this is 7.76 meter for each of the 11.67 millions inhabitants of the country. Bolivia hereby ranks 69th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.34 meters of railway tracks per person Bolivia come 48th worldwide.

The given length of waterways and number of harbours are only refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. There is no direct access to the open sea in Bolivia.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways90,600 km7,758.74 km82.44 m
Railroads4,000 km339.24 km3.60 m
Waterways10,000 km856.68 km9.10 m
Commercial harbors423.600.000

South America

 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways3,097,400 km7,189.46 km173.93 m
Railroads85,100 km197.57 km4.78 m
Waterways119,400 km277.06 km6.70 m
Commercial harbors2,2315.180.000
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