Transport and infrastructure in Canada

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Canada with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 1 m km. Theoretically, this is 27.43 meter for each of the 38.01 millions inhabitants of the country. Canada hereby ranks 17th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 2.05 meters of railway tracks per person Canada come 2nd worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 202,080 km long coastline.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways1,042,300 km27,425.17 km104.39 m
Railroads77,900 km2,050.56 km7.81 m
Waterways636 km16.73 km0.06 m
Commercial harbors69118.180.000

North America

 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways7,629,500 km20,753.98 km347.07 m
Railroads371,500 km1,010.56 km16.90 m
Waterways41,600 km113.28 km1.89 m
Commercial harbors4,48912.210.000
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