Kenya - Roads

Roads, goods transported (million ton-km)

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
1999 18.55
2000 21.50
2001 21.50

Roads, paved (% of total roads)

Roads, paved (% of total roads) in Kenya was 14.30 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 14.60 in 2008, while its lowest value was 12.10 in 1996.

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
1990 12.80
1991 13.30
1992 13.80
1993 14.30
1994 13.60
1995 13.80
1996 12.10
1997 12.10
1998 12.10
1999 12.10
2000 12.10
2004 14.12
2008 14.60
2009 14.30
2010 14.30

Roads, total network (km)

The value for Roads, total network (km) in Kenya was 61,947 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 63,942 in 1997 and a minimum value of 61,285 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 61,285
1991 62,573
1992 63,100
1993 63,400
1994 63,324
1995 63,663
1996 63,942
1997 63,942
1998 63,942
1999 63,942
2000 63,942
2004 63,265
2008 63,575
2009 61,945
2010 61,947

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation