Transport and infrastructure in Venezuela

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Venezuela with the average of all countries in America. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 96,189 km. Theoretically, this is 3.38 meter for each of the 28.44 millions inhabitants of the country. Venezuela hereby ranks 138th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.02 meters of railway tracks per person Venezuela come 130th worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 2,800 km long coastline.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways96,200 km3,382.66 km105.46 m
Railroads400 km15.72 km0.49 m
Waterways7,100 km249.68 km7.78 m
Commercial harbors2829.920.000

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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