Libya - Roads

Roads, paved (% of total roads)

Roads, paved (% of total roads) in Libya was 57.20 as of 2001. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 57.20 in 2001, while its lowest value was 51.70 in 1990.

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 51.70
1991 52.70
1992 53.80
1993 54.90
1994 56.00
1995 57.10
1999 57.20
2000 57.20
2001 57.20

Roads, total network (km)

The value for Roads, total network (km) in Libya was 83,200 as of 2000. As the graph below shows, over the past 10 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 83,200 in 2000 and a minimum value of 74,000 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 74,000
1991 75,400
1992 76,900
1993 78,500
1994 80,000
1995 81,600
1999 83,200
2000 83,200

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation