India - Railways

Railways, goods transported (million ton-km)

The value for Railways, goods transported (million ton-km) in India was 625,723 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 625,723 in 2011 and a minimum value of 158,474 in 1980.

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

Source: World Bank, Transportation, Water, and Information and Communications Technologies Department, Transport Division.

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Year Value
1980 158,474
1981 174,202
1982 177,767
1983 178,446
1984 182,161
1985 205,904
1986 223,097
1987 234,241
1988 222,374
1989 229,602
1990 235,785
1991 250,238
1992 252,388
1993 252,411
1994 249,564
1995 270,489
1996 277,567
1997 284,249
1998 281,513
1999 301,516
2000 305,201
2001 312,371
2002 333,228
2003 353,194
2004 381,241
2005 407,398
2006 439,596
2007 480,993
2008 521,371
2009 551,448
2010 600,548
2011 625,723

Railways, passengers carried (million passenger-km)

The value for Railways, passengers carried (million passenger-km) in India was 978,508 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 978,508 in 2011 and a minimum value of 208,558 in 1980.

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

Source: World Bank, Transportation, Water, and Information and Communications Technologies Department, Transport Division.

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Year Value
1980 208,558
1981 220,787
1982 226,930
1983 222,935
1984 226,582
1985 240,614
1986 256,468
1987 269,389
1988 263,731
1989 280,848
1990 295,644
1991 314,564
1992 300,103
1993 296,245
1994 319,365
1995 326,197
1996 357,013
1997 379,897
1998 403,884
1999 431,000
2000 430,666
2001 457,022
2002 490,912
2003 515,044
2004 541,208
2005 575,702
2006 615,634
2007 694,764
2008 769,956
2009 838,032
2010 903,465
2011 978,508

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation