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 Mittel Amerika. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 22,121 km. Theoretically, this is 7.65 meter for each of the 3 millions inhabitants of the country. Jamaica hereby ranks 70th in a worldwide comparison.

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Central America

  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 22,100 km7,653.53 km2,012.83 m 654,700 km2,963.10 km240.61 m
Railroads 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 26,200 km118.45 km9.62 m
Waterways 0 km0.00 km0.00 m 9,200 km41.51 km3.37 m
Commercial harbors 144.840.001 10,22746.290.004
Airports 289.692.548 3,00013.580.001