Country Comparison > Roadways

RankCountryRoadways (km)
1United States6,506,204
2China3,860,800
3India3,320,410
4Brazil1,751,868
5Japan1,210,251
6Canada1,042,300
7Russia982,000
8France951,200
9Australia818,356
10Spain681,298
11Germany644,480
12Sweden572,900
13Italy487,700
14Indonesia437,759
15Poland423,997
16United Kingdom394,428
17Mexico366,095
18South Africa362,099
19Turkey352,046
20Pakistan260,760
21Bangladesh239,226
22Argentina231,374
23Saudi Arabia221,372
24Philippines213,151
25Hungary197,519
26Nigeria193,200
27Vietnam180,549
28Thailand180,053
29Iran172,927
30Ukraine169,496
31Kenya160,886
32Belgium153,595
33Congo, Democratic Republic of the153,497
34Colombia141,374
35Peru137,327
36Netherlands136,827
37Czech Republic127,797
38Greece116,711
39Algeria111,261
40Austria110,778
41Korea, South103,029
42Libya100,024
43Malaysia98,721
44Zimbabwe97,267
45Venezuela96,155
46Ireland96,036
47Belarus94,797
48New Zealand93,911
49Kazakhstan93,612
50Norway93,509
51Burkina Faso92,495
52Sri Lanka91,907
53Zambia91,440
54Tanzania91,049
55Uzbekistan86,496
56Portugal82,900
57Romania82,386
58Lithuania82,131
59Chile80,505
60Cote d'Ivoire80,000
61Finland78,141
62Uruguay77,732
63Denmark73,197
64Latvia73,074
65Switzerland71,454
66Yemen71,300
67Uganda70,746
68Syria68,157
69Madagascar65,663
70Egypt65,050
71Namibia64,189
72Ghana62,221
73Cuba60,858
74Azerbaijan59,141
75Turkmenistan58,592
76Morocco58,256
77Estonia58,034
78Oman53,430
79Angola51,429
80Cameroon51,000
81Mongolia49,249
82Iraq44,900
83Guinea44,348
84Slovakia43,761
85Ecuador43,670
86Afghanistan42,150
87Serbia41,913
88Taiwan41,475
89Bulgaria40,231
90Chad40,000
91Laos39,568
92Slovenia38,925
93Cambodia38,093
94Costa Rica38,049
95Ethiopia36,469
96Kyrgyzstan34,000
97Mozambique30,331
98Paraguay29,500
99Croatia29,343
100Tajikistan27,767
101Burma27,000
102Puerto Rico26,670
103Botswana25,798
104Korea, North25,554
105Central African Republic24,307
106Bosnia and Herzegovina22,926
107Jamaica22,121
108Somalia22,100
109Georgia20,329
110Dominican Republic19,705
111Tunisia19,232
112Nicaragua19,137
113Niger18,949
114Mali18,912
115Israel18,290
116Albania18,000
117Congo, Republic of the17,289
118Nepal17,282
119Bolivia16,138
120Benin16,000
121Malawi15,451
122Honduras14,239
123Guatemala14,095
124Rwanda14,008
125Senegal14,008
126Macedonia13,736
127Iceland12,869
128Burundi12,322
129Panama11,978
130Sudan11,900
131Sierra Leone11,300
132Mauritania11,066
133El Salvador10,886
134Liberia10,600
135Papua New Guinea9,349
136Moldova9,343
137Gabon9,170
138Armenia8,888
139Trinidad and Tobago8,320
140Bhutan8,050
141Guyana7,970
142Jordan7,891
143Qatar7,790
144Montenegro7,624
145Togo7,520
146Lesotho7,091
147South Sudan7,000
148Lebanon6,970
149East Timor6,040
150Kuwait5,749
151New Caledonia5,622
152Luxembourg5,227
153West Bank5,147
154Suriname4,304
155Haiti4,160
156United Arab Emirates4,080
157Eritrea4,010
158Bahrain3,851
159Gambia, The3,742
160Swaziland3,594
161Guinea-Bissau3,455
162Fiji3,440
163Singapore3,356
164Malta3,096
165Djibouti3,065
166Belize3,007
167Brunei2,971
168Equatorial Guinea2,880
169Bahamas, The2,717
170French Polynesia2,590
171Samoa2,337
172Hong Kong2,067
173Mauritius2,066
174Marshall Islands2,028
175Kosovo1,964
176Barbados1,600
177Solomon Islands1,360
178Cape Verde1,350
179Virgin Islands1,260
180Saint Lucia1,210
181Antigua and Barbuda1,165
182Grenada1,127
183Vanuatu1,070
184Guam1,045
185Comoros880
186Saint Vincent and the Grenadines829
187Cayman Islands785
188Dominica780
189Tonga680
190Kiribati670
191Jersey576
192Northern Mariana Islands536
193Seychelles508
194Isle of Man500
195Faroe Islands463
196Bermuda447
197Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)440
198Macau413
199Saint Kitts and Nevis383
200Liechtenstein380
201Cook Islands320
202Andorra320
203Sao Tome and Principe320
204San Marino292
205American Samoa241
206Micronesia, Federated States of240
207Montserrat227
208British Virgin Islands200
209Saint Helena198
210Anguilla175
211Christmas Island140
212Turks and Caicos Islands121
213Niue120
214Saint Pierre and Miquelon117
215Maldives88
216Norfolk Island80
217Monaco77
218Gibraltar29
219Nauru24
220Cocos (Keeling) Islands22
221Tuvalu8

Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

See also: Roadways map

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