Transport and infrastructure in the Philippines

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of the Philippines with the average of all countries in Asien. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 216,387 km. Theoretically, this is 2.09 meter for each of the 103 millions inhabitants of the country. the Philippines hereby ranks 163rd in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.01 meters of railway tracks per person Philippines come 132nd worldwide.

The given waterways are refered to inland traffic on rivers and canals. The number of harbours additionally includes the ones on the 36,289 km long coastline.

Airports in the Philippines

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  totalper 1 mio
per km2 total per 1 mio
per km2
Roadways 216,400 km2,094.33 km721.29 m 13,609,300 km3,066.40 km425.60 m
Railroads 1,000 km9.63 km3.32 m 333,900 km75.23 km10.44 m
Waterways 3,200 km31.16 km10.73 m 260,300 km58.65 km8.14 m
Commercial harbors 4464.320.001 15,9153.590.000
Airports 2472.390.823 4,3790.990.000