Thematic Map > Airports - with paved runways - World

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Definition: This entry gives the total number of airports with paved runways (concrete or asphalt surfaces) by length. For airports with more than one runway, only the longest runway is included according to the following five groups - (1) over 3,047 m, (2) 2,438 to 3,047 m, (3) 1,524 to 2,437 m, (4) 914 to 1,523 m, and (5) under 914 m. Only airports with usable runways are included in this listing. Not all airports have facilities for refueling, maintenance, or air traffic control.

Description: The map displayed here shows how Airports - with paved runways varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

See also: Airports - with paved runways bar chart

 

Country NameAirports - with paved runwaysYear of Estimate
United States5,0542013
Brazil6982013
Russia5942013
Canada5232013
China4632013
Australia3492013
Germany3182013
France2942013
United Kingdom2712013
India2532013
Mexico2432013
Indonesia1862013
Argentina1612013
Sweden1492013
South Africa1442013
Japan1422013
Iran1402013
Venezuela1272013
Colombia1212013
Pakistan1082013
Ukraine1082013
Ecuador1042013
Spain992013
Italy982013
Turkey912013
Chile902013
Philippines892013
Poland872013
Saudi Arabia822013
Finland742013
Egypt722013
Iraq722013
Korea, South712013
Libya682013
Greece682013
Norway672013
Cuba642013
Algeria642013
Kazakhstan632013
Thailand632013
Peru592013
Panama572013
Bulgaria572013
Costa Rica472013
Portugal432013
Czech Republic412013
Nigeria402013
Switzerland402013
Malaysia392013
New Zealand392013
Korea, North392013
Vietnam382013
Burma362013
Taiwan352013
Uzbekistan332013
Belarus332013
Angola312013
Morocco312013
Azerbaijan302013
Israel292013
Syria292013
Denmark282013
Belgium262013
Congo, Democratic Republic of the262013
Madagascar262013
Romania262013
United Arab Emirates252013
Croatia242013
Bahamas, The242013
Austria242013
Afghanistan232013
Netherlands232013
Lithuania222013
Slovakia212013
Mozambique212013
Papua New Guinea212013
Bolivia212013
Turkmenistan212013
Hungary202013
Namibia192013
Kyrgyzstan182013
Latvia182013
Georgia182013
Ethiopia172013
Puerto Rico172013
Yemen172013
Zimbabwe172013
Tajikistan172013
Sudan162013
Jordan162013
Kenya162013
Dominican Republic162013
Guatemala162013
Ireland162013
Bangladesh162013
Sri Lanka152013
Mongolia152013
Paraguay152013
Tunisia152013
Gabon142013
Estonia132013
Oman132013
Honduras132013
New Caledonia122013
Nicaragua122013
Nepal112013
Guyana112013
Jamaica112013
Cameroon112013
Uruguay112013
Tanzania102013
Greenland102013
Armenia102013
Botswana102013
Niger102013
Serbia102013
Mauritania92013
Chad92013
Cape Verde92013
Singapore92013
Senegal92013
Zambia82013
Congo, Republic of the82013
Macedonia82013
Mali82013
Laos82013
Malawi72013
Cote d'Ivoire72013
Iceland72013
Bosnia and Herzegovina72013
Ghana72013
Slovenia72013
Seychelles72013
Somalia62013
Equatorial Guinea62013
Cambodia62013
Belize62013
Suriname62013
Montenegro52013
Moldova52013
Lebanon52013
El Salvador52013
Uganda52013
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines52013
Fiji42013
Guinea42013
Eritrea42013
Comoros42013
Albania42013
Bahrain42013
Kiribati42013
Kuwait42013
Haiti42013
Qatar42013
Rwanda42013
Vanuatu32013
Lesotho32013
Cayman Islands32013
Djibouti32013
Grenada32013
Western Sahara32013
Swaziland22013
Burkina Faso22013
East Timor22013
Togo22013
Sao Tome and Principe22013
Saint Kitts and Nevis22013
Saint Lucia22013
Trinidad and Tobago22013
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)22013
Dominica22013
Central African Republic22013
Antigua and Barbuda22013
Bhutan22013
Liberia22013
Hong Kong22013
Mauritius22013
Guinea-Bissau22013
Palau12013
Nauru12013
Malta12013
Luxembourg12013
Macau12013
Solomon Islands12013
Benin12013
Brunei12013
Burundi12013
Barbados12013
Gambia, The12013
Sierra Leone12013
Tonga12013
Samoa12013