Transport and infrastructure in North Korea
Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of North Korea with the average of all countries in Asien. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 25,554 km. Theoretically, this is 1.01 meter for each of the 25 millions inhabitants of the country. North Korea hereby ranks 203rd in a worldwide comparison.
With a length of 0.29 meters of railway tracks per person North Korea come 55th worldwide.
The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 2,495 km long coastline.
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| || ||total||per 1 mio|
|per km2|| ||total ||per 1 mio|
|Roadways|| ||25,600 km||1,007.31 km||212.00 m|| ||13,609,300 km||3,066.40 km||425.60 m|
|Railroads|| ||7,400 km||293.08 km||61.68 m|| ||333,900 km||75.23 km||10.44 m|
|Waterways|| ||2,300 km||88.69 km||18.67 m|| ||260,300 km||58.65 km||8.14 m|
|Commercial harbors|| ||158||6.23||0.001|| ||15,915||3.59||0.000|
|Airports|| ||82||3.23||0.680|| ||4,379||0.99||0.000|
All information without guarantee.