Transport and infrastructure in Taiwan

Our listing of the primary kinds of transport compares the infrastructure of Taiwan with the average of all countries in Asia. The net of streets and highways has a total length of 43,206 km. Theoretically, this is 1.83 meter for each of the 23.57 millions inhabitants of the country. Taiwan hereby ranks 179th in a worldwide comparison.

With a length of 0.07 meters of railway tracks per person Taiwan come 96th worldwide.

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 totalper 1 mio
per km2
Roadways43,200 km1,832.93 km1,200.83 m
Railroads1,600 km68.43 km44.83 m
Waterways0 km0.00 km0.00 m
Commercial harbors40717.270.011


 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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