Belgium - Roads

Roads, goods transported (million ton-km)

The value for Roads, goods transported (million ton-km) in Belgium was 44,812 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 54,856 in 2004 and a minimum value of 17,487 in 1998.

Definition: Goods transported by road are the volume of goods transported by road vehicles, measured in millions of metric tons times kilometers traveled.

Source: International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.

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Year Value
1990 25,000
1993 30,300
1994 35,300
1995 36,600
1996 31,432
1997 19,156
1998 17,487
1999 36,788
2000 32,450
2003 51,147
2004 54,856
2005 48,944
2006 51,572
2007 52,000
2008 46,891
2009 43,591
2010 44,812

Roads, paved (% of total roads)

Roads, paved (% of total roads) in Belgium was 78.20 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 81.20 in 1993, while its lowest value was 78.00 in 2003.

Definition: Paved roads are those surfaced with crushed stone (macadam) and hydrocarbon binder or bituminized agents, with concrete, or with cobblestones, as a percentage of all the country's roads, measured in length.

Source: International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.

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Year Value
1991 81.20
1992 81.20
1993 81.20
1994 80.60
1995 80.70
1996 80.70
1997 80.70
1998 78.20
1999 78.20
2000 78.20
2001 78.30
2002 78.20
2003 78.00
2004 78.00
2005 78.20
2006 78.20
2007 78.20
2008 78.20
2009 78.20
2010 78.20

Roads, passengers carried (million passenger-km)

The value for Roads, passengers carried (million passenger-km) in Belgium was 132,981 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 7 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 134,256 in 2007 and a minimum value of 126,680 in 2003.

Definition: Passengers carried by road are the number of passengers transported by road times kilometers traveled.

Source: International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.

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Year Value
2003 126,680
2005 129,016
2006 130,868
2007 134,256
2008 132,404
2009 132,862
2010 132,981

Roads, total network (km)

The value for Roads, total network (km) in Belgium was 154,012 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 154,012 in 2010 and a minimum value of 138,876 in 1990.

Definition: Total road network includes motorways, highways, and main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and all other roads in a country. A motorway is a road designed and built for motor traffic that separates the traffic flowing in opposite directions.

Source: International Road Federation, World Road Statistics and electronic files, except where noted.

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Year Value
1990 138,876
1991 139,341
1992 139,922
1993 140,729
1994 141,430
1995 143,175
1996 144,913
1997 145,850
1998 145,850
1999 147,121
2000 148,216
2002 149,739
2003 149,739
2004 150,567
2005 151,372
2006 152,256
2007 153,088
2008 153,595
2009 153,872
2010 154,012

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation