Sierra Leone - Roads

Roads, paved (% of total roads)

Roads, paved (% of total roads) in Sierra Leone was 8.00 as of 2002. Its highest value over the past 12 years was 11.00 in 1994, while its lowest value was 7.90 in 1999.

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 10.60
1991 10.80
1992 11.00
1993 11.00
1994 11.00
1995 8.00
1996 8.00
1997 8.00
1998 8.00
1999 7.90
2000 7.90
2002 8.00

Roads, total network (km)

The value for Roads, total network (km) in Sierra Leone was 11,300 as of 2002. As the graph below shows, over the past 12 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 11,674 in 1994 and a minimum value of 11,300 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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 11,300
1991 11,500
1992 11,674
1993 11,674
1994 11,674
1995 11,300
1996 11,300
1997 11,300
1998 11,300
1999 11,330
2000 11,330
2002 11,300

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Transportation