Thematic Map > Airports - with unpaved runways - World

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Definition: This entry gives the total number of airports with unpaved runways (grass, dirt, sand, or gravel 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 unpaved 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 unpaved runways bar chart

 

Country NameAirports - with unpaved runwaysYear of Estimate
United States8,4592013
Brazil3,3952013
Mexico1,4712013
Argentina9772013
Canada9442013
Bolivia8342013
Paraguay7842013
Colombia7152013
Russia6242013
Papua New Guinea5402013
Indonesia4872013
South Africa4222013
Chile3912013
Ecuador3282013
Venezuela3172013
Guatemala2752013
Germany2212013
United Kingdom1892013
Kenya1812013
Iran1792013
Zimbabwe1792013
Congo, Democratic Republic of the1722013
France1702013
Philippines1582013
Tanzania1562013
Angola1452013
Nicaragua1352013
Peru1322013
Saudi Arabia1322013
Australia1312013
Uruguay1222013
Oman1192013
Costa Rica1142013
Guyana1062013
Algeria932013
India932013
Namibia932013
Honduras902013
Iceland892013
Czech Republic872013
New Zealand842013
Sweden822013
Zambia802013
Ukraine792013
Libya782013
Mozambique772013
Malaysia752013
Finland742013
Cuba692013
Botswana642013
El Salvador632013
Syria612013
Panama602013
Sudan582013
Madagascar572013
Somalia552013
Denmark522013
Spain512013
Chad502013
Suriname492013
Croatia452013
China442013
Pakistan432013
Korea, North432013
Uganda422013
Belize412013
Ethiopia402013
Korea, South402013
Yemen402013
Lithuania392013
Poland392013
Thailand382013
Central African Republic372013
Bahamas, The372013
Nepal362013
Solomon Islands352013
Kazakhstan332013
Laos332013
Japan332013
Belarus322013
Italy312013
Iraq302013
Gabon302013
Afghanistan292013
Mongolia292013
Vanuatu282013
Norway282013
Austria282013
Burma282013
Liberia272013
Malawi252013
Latvia242013
Morocco242013
Fiji242013
Ireland242013
Switzerland232013
Cameroon222013
Hungary212013
Mauritania212013
Lesotho212013
Portugal212013
Burkina Faso212013
Uzbekistan202013
Niger202013
Cote d'Ivoire202013
Dominica202013
Dominican Republic202013
Congo, Republic of the192013
Romania192013
Israel182013
United Arab Emirates182013
Jamaica172013
Mali172013
Bosnia and Herzegovina172013
Serbia162013
Kiribati152013
Belgium152013
Slovakia142013
Nigeria142013
Tunisia142013
New Caledonia132013
Puerto Rico122013
Guinea122013
Swaziland122013
Egypt112013
Bulgaria112013
Senegal112013
Kyrgyzstan102013
Cambodia102013
Djibouti102013
Haiti102013
Greece92013
Eritrea92013
Slovenia92013
Sierra Leone72013
Azerbaijan72013
Vietnam72013
Turkey72013
Tajikistan72013
Seychelles72013
Togo62013
Burundi62013
Guinea-Bissau62013
Netherlands62013
Benin52013
Greenland52013
Estonia52013
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)52013
Tonga52013
Turkmenistan52013
East Timor42013
Georgia42013
Sri Lanka42013
Ghana32013
Rwanda32013
Kuwait32013
Lebanon32013
Mauritius32013
Western Sahara32013
Samoa32013
Taiwan22013
Trinidad and Tobago22013
Macedonia22013
Moldova22013
Jordan22013
Qatar22013
Palau22013
Bangladesh22013
Albania12012
Armenia12013
Antigua and Barbuda12013
Cayman Islands12012
Bhutan12012
Equatorial Guinea12013
Luxembourg12013
Tuvalu12013
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines12013