Transport and infrastructure in Jamaica

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Jamaica with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 22,121 km. Theoretically, this is 7.47 meter for each of the 3.0 millions inhabitants of the country. Jamaica hereby ranks 72nd in a worldwide comparison.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways22,100 km7,470.38 km2,012.83 m
Railroads0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors4615.530.004

Central America

 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways644,200 km2,894.86 km236.78 m
Railroads31,600 km142.02 km11.62 m
Waterways9,200 km41.21 km3.37 m
Commercial harbors15,65070.320.006
Jamaica: AirportsLargest airports and airlines in JamaicaThe 2 biggest airports and 2 airlines in Jamaica with further information and data (Sangster Int'l. and Norman Manley Int'l.)
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