Transport and infrastructure in Japan
Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Japan with the European Union's average. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 1 m km. Theoretically, this is 9.60 meter for each of the 127 millions inhabitants of the country. Japan hereby ranks 56th in a worldwide comparison.
With a length of 0.22 meters of railway tracks per person Japan come 62nd worldwide.
The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 29,751 km long coastline.
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| || ||total||per 1 mio|
|per km2|| ||total ||per 1 mio|
|Roadways|| ||1,218,800 km||9,597.04 km||3,224.59 m|| ||6,817,900 km||11,347.03 km||1,129.91 m|
|Railroads|| ||27,300 km||215.06 km||72.26 m|| ||279,700 km||465.54 km||46.36 m|
|Waterways|| ||1,800 km||13.94 km||4.68 m|| ||53,100 km||88.44 km||8.81 m|
|Commercial harbors|| ||684||5.39||0.002|| ||8,328||13.86||0.001|
|Airports|| ||175||1.38||0.463|| ||3,755||6.25||0.001|
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