Transport and infrastructure in Indonesia

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Indonesia with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 496,607 km. Theoretically, this is 1.82 meter for each of the 273.52 millions inhabitants of the country. Indonesia hereby ranks 181st in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.03 meters of railway tracks per person Indonesia come 121st worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 54,716 km long coastline.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways496,600 km1,815.59 km259.52 m
Railroads8,200 km29.83 km4.26 m
Waterways21,579 km78.89 km11.28 m
Commercial harbors10,13737.060.005


 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways14,699,500 km3,192.38 km459.66 m
Railroads345,900 km75.12 km10.82 m
Waterways260,300 km56.53 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors45,0669.790.001
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