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India Transportation 2018

SOURCE: 2018 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











India Transportation 2018
SOURCE: 2018 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 28, 2018

National air transport system:
number of registered air carriers: 20
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 485
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 98,927,860
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 1,833,847,614 mt-km (2015)

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix:
VT (2016)

Airports:
346 (2013)
country comparison to the world: 21
[see also: Airports country ranks ]

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 253
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - total country ranks ]
over 3,047 m: 22
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - over 3,047 m country ranks ]
2,438 to 3,047 m: 59
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 2,438 to 3,047 m country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 76
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 1,524 to 2,437 m country ranks ]
914 to 1,523 m: 82
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - 914 to 1,523 m country ranks ]
under 914 m: 14 (2017)
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - under 914 m country ranks ]

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 93
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - total country ranks ]
over 3,047 m: 1
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - over 3,047 m country ranks ]
2,438 to 3,047 m: 3
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - 2,438 to 3,047 m country ranks ]
1,524 to 2,437 m: 6
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - 1,524 to 2,437 m country ranks ]
914 to 1,523 m: 38
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - 914 to 1,523 m country ranks ]
under 914 m: 45 (2013)
[see also: Airports - with unpaved runways - under 914 m country ranks ]

Heliports:
45 (2013)
[see also: Heliports country ranks ]

Pipelines:
condensate/gas 9 km; gas 13,581 km; liquid petroleum gas 2,054 km; oil 8,943 km; oil/gas/water 20 km; refined products 11,069 km (2013)

Railways:
total: 68,525 km
[see also: Railways - total country ranks ]
broad gauge: 58,404 km 1.676-m gauge (23,654 electrified)
narrow gauge: 9,499 km 1.000-m gauge; 622 km 0.762-m gauge (2014)
country comparison to the world: 5

Roadways:
total: 4,699,024 km
[see also: Roadways - total country ranks ]
note: includes 96,214 km of national highways and expressways, 147,800 km of state highways, and 4,455,010 km of other roads (2015)
country comparison to the world: 2

Waterways:
14,500 km (5,200 km on major rivers and 485 km on canals suitable for mechanized vessels) (2012)
country comparison to the world: 9
[see also: Waterways country ranks ]

Merchant marine:
total: 1,674
[see also: Merchant marine - total country ranks ]
by type: bulk carrier 74, container ship 20, general cargo 571, oil tanker 126, other 883 (2017)
country comparison to the world: 15

Ports and terminals:
major seaport(s): Chennai, Jawaharal Nehru Port, Kandla, Kolkata (Calcutta), Mumbai (Bombay), Sikka, Vishakhapatnam
container port(s) (TEUs): Chennai (1,571,000), Jawaharal Nehru Port (4,492,000) (2015)
LNG terminal(s) (import): Dabhol, Dahej, Hazira


NOTE: 1) The information regarding India on this page is re-published from the 2018 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of India Transportation 2018 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about India Transportation 2018 should be addressed to the CIA.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may habe the following issues:
  a) The assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
  b) The CIA sometimes assignes counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order






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