Field Listing :: Roadways 


Afghanistan

total: 42,150 km
paved: 12,350 km
unpaved: 29,800 km (2006)


Albania

total: 18,000 km
paved: 7,020 km
unpaved: 10,980 km (2002)


Algeria

total: 113,655 km
paved: 87,605 km (includes 645 km of expressways)
unpaved: 26,050 km (2010)


Angola

total: 51,429 km
paved: 5,349 km
unpaved: 46,080 km (2001)


Anguilla

total: 175 km
paved: 82 km
unpaved: 93 km (2004)


Argentina

total: 231,374 km
paved: 69,412 km (includes 734 km of expressways)
unpaved: 161,962 km (2004)


Australia

total: 823,217 km
paved: 356,343 km
unpaved: 466,874 km (2011)


Austria

total: 124,508 km
paved: 124,508 km (includes 1,719 km of expressways) (2012)


Azerbaijan

total: 52,942 km
paved: 26,789 km
unpaved: 26,153 km (2006)


Bahamas, The

total: 2,717 km
paved: 1,560 km
unpaved: 1,157 km (2002)


Bahrain

total: 4,122 km
paved: 3,392 km
unpaved: 730 km (2010)


Bangladesh

total: 21,269 km
paved: 1,063 km
unpaved: 20,206 km (2010)


Barbados

total: 1,600 km
paved: 1,600 km (2004)


Belarus

total: 86,392 km
paved: 74,651 km
unpaved: 11,741 km (2010)


Belgium

total: 154,012 km
paved: 120,514 km (includes 1,756 km of expressways)
unpaved: 33,498 km (2010)


Belize

total: 3,007 km
paved: 575 km
unpaved: 2,432 km (2006)


Benin

total: 16,000 km
paved: 1,400 km
unpaved: 14,600 km (2006)


Bermuda

total: 447 km
paved: 447 km
note: 225 km public roads; 222 km private roads (2010)


Bhutan

total: 8,050 km
paved: 4,991 km (includes 622 km of expressways)
unpaved: 3,059 km (2003)


Bolivia

total: 80,488 km
paved: 11,993 km
unpaved: 68,495 km (2010)


Bosnia and Herzegovina

total: 22,926 km
paved: 19,426 km (4,652 km of interurban roads)
unpaved: 3,500 km (2010)


Botswana

total: 17,916 km
note: includes 8,916 km of Public Highway Network roads (6,116 km paved and 2,800 km unpaved) and other 9,000 km of District Council roads (2011)


Brazil

total: 1,580,964 km
paved: 212,798 km
unpaved: 1,368,166 km
note: does not include urban roads (2010)


Brunei

total: 3,029 km
paved: 2,425 km
unpaved: 604 km (2010)


Bulgaria

total: 19,512 km
paved: 19,235 km (includes 458 km of expressways)
unpaved: 277 km
note: does not include Category IV local roads (2011)


Burkina Faso

total: 15,272 km
note: does not include urban roads (2010)


Burma

total: 34,377 km (includes 358 km of expressways) (2010)


Burundi

total: 12,322 km
paved: 1,286 km
unpaved: 11,036 km (2004)


Cambodia

total: 39,618 km
paved: 2,492 km
unpaved: 37,126 km (2009)


Cameroon

total: 50,000 km
paved: 5,000 km
unpaved: 45,000 km
note: there are 28,857 km of national roads (2008)


Canada

total: 1,042,300 km
paved: 415,600 km (includes 17,000 km of expressways)
unpaved: 626,700 km (2008)


Cape Verde

total: 1,350 km
paved: 932 km
unpaved: 418 km (2000)


Chad

total: 40,000 km
note: consists of 25,000 km of national and regional roads and 15,000 km of local roads; 206 km of urban roads are paved (2011)


Chile

total: 77,764 km
paved: 18,119 km (includes 2,387 km of expressways)
unpaved: 59,645 km (2010)


China

total: 4,106,387 km
paved: 3,453,890 km (includes 84,946 km of expressways)
unpaved: 652,497 km (2011)


Comoros

total: 880 km
paved: 673 km
unpaved: 207 km (2002)


Cook Islands

total: 320 km
paved: 33 km
unpaved: 287 km (2003)


Costa Rica

total: 39,018 km
paved: 10,133 km
unpaved: 28,885 km (2010)


Cote d'Ivoire

total: 81,996 km
paved: 6,502 km
unpaved: 75,494 km
note: includes intercity and urban roads; another 20,000 km of dirt roads are in poor condition and 150,000 km of dirt roads are impassable (2007)


Croatia

total: 29,410 km (includes 1,254 km of expressways) (2011)


Cuba

total: 60,858 km
paved: 29,820 km (includes 639 km of expressways)
unpaved: 31,038 km (2001)


Cyprus

total: 20,006 km
government control: 13,006 km (includes 2,277 km of expressways)
paved: 8,564 km
unpaved: 4,442 km
Turkish Cypriot control: 7,000 km (2011)


Czech Republic

total: 130,671 km (includes urban roads)
paved: 130,671 km (includes 730 km of expressways) (2010)


Denmark

total: 73,929 km
paved: 73,929 km (includes 1,143 km of expressways) (2012)


Djibouti

total: 3,065 km
paved: 1,226 km
unpaved: 1,839 km (2000)


Dominica

total: 1,512 km
paved: 762 km
unpaved: 750 km (2010)


Ecuador

total: 43,670 km
paved: 6,472 km
unpaved: 37,198 km (2007)


Egypt

total: 137,430 km
paved: 126,742 km (includes 838 km of expressways)
unpaved: 10,688 km (2010)


El Salvador

total: 6,918 km
paved: 3,247 km (includes 341 km of expressways)
unpaved: 3,671 km (2010)


Eritrea

total: 4,010 km
paved: 874 km
unpaved: 3,136 km (2000)


Estonia

total: 58,412 km (includes urban roads)
paved: 10,427 km (includes 115 km of expressways)
unpaved: 47,985 km (2011)


Ethiopia

total: 44,359 km
paved: 6,064 km
unpaved: 38,295 km (2007)


Fiji

total: 3,440 km
paved: 1,692 km
unpaved: 1,748 km (2000)


Finland

total: 78,000 km
paved: 50,000 km (includes 700 km of expressways)
unpaved: 28,000 km
note: there 78,000 km of highways, 350,000 km of private and forest roads, and 26,000 km of urban roads giving Finland a total road network of 450,000 km (2012)


France

total: 1,028,446 km (metropolitan France; includes 11,416 km of expressways)
note: there are another 5,100 km of roadways in overseas departments (2010)


Gabon

total: 9,170 km
paved: 1,097 km
unpaved: 8,073 km (2007)


Gambia, The

total: 3,742 km
paved: 723 km
unpaved: 3,019 km (2004)


Georgia

total: 19,109 km
paved: 19,109 km (includes 69 km of expressways) (2010)


Germany

total: 645,000 km
paved: 645,000 km (includes 12,800 km of expressways)
note: includes local roads (2010)


Ghana

total: 109,515 km
paved: 13,787 km
unpaved: 95,728 km (2009)


Greece

total: 116,960 km
paved: 41,357 km (includes 1,091 km of expressways)
unpaved: 75,603 km (2010)


Greenland

note: although there are short roads in towns, there are no roads between towns; interurban transport takes place either by sea or air (2012)


Grenada

total: 1,127 km
paved: 687 km
unpaved: 440 km (2001)


Guam

total: 1,045 km (2008)


Guatemala

total: 11,501 km
paved: 6,797 km (includes 127 km of expressways)
unpaved: 4,704 km (2010)


Guinea

total: 44,348 km
paved: 4,342 km
unpaved: 40,006 km (2003)


GuineaBissau

total: 3,455 km
paved: 965 km
unpaved: 2,490 km (2002)


Guyana

total: 7,970 km
paved: 590 km
unpaved: 7,380 km (2000)


Haiti

total: 4,266 km
paved: 768 km
unpaved: 3,498 km (2009)


Honduras

total: 14,742 km
paved: 3,367 km
unpaved: 11,375 km (1,543 km summer only)
note: there are another 8,951 km of nonoffical roads used by the coffee industry (2012)


Hong Kong

total: 2,090 km
paved: 2,090 km (2012)


Hungary

total: 199,567 km
paved: 76,075 km (includes 1,477 km of expressways)
unpaved: 123,492 km (2010)


Iceland

total: 12,890 km
paved/oiled gravel: 4,782 km (does not include urban roads)
unpaved: 8,108 km (2012)


India

total: 4,689,842 km
note: includes 79,116 km of national highways and expressways, 155,716 km of state highways, and 4,455,010 km of other roads (2013)


Indonesia

total: 496,607 km
paved: 283,102 km
unpaved: 213,505 km (2011)


Iran

total: 198,866 km
paved: 160,366 km (includes 1,948 km of expressways)
unpaved: 38,500 km (2010)


Iraq

total: 59,623 km
paved: 59,623 km (includes Kurdistan Region) (2012)


Ireland

total: 96,036 km
paved: 96,036 km (includes 1,224 km of expressways) (2010)


Israel

total: 18,566 km
paved: 18,566 km (includes 449 km of expressways) (2011)


Italy

total: 487,700 km
paved: 487,700 km (includes 6,700 km of expressways) (2007)


Jamaica

total: 22,121 km (includes 44 km of expressways) (2005)


Japan

total: 1,210,251 km
paved: 973,234 km (includes 7,803 km of expressways)
unpaved: 237,017 km (2010)


Jordan

total: 7,203 km
paved: 7,203 km (2011)


Kazakhstan

total: 97,418 km
paved: 87,140 km
unpaved: 10,278 km (2012)


Kenya

total: 160,878 km
paved: 11,189 km
unpaved: 149,689 km
note: includes 98.941 km of urban and other roads (2013)


Korea, North

total: 25,554 km
paved: 724 km
unpaved: 24,830 km (2006)


Korea, South

total: 104,983 km
paved: 83,199 km (includes 3,779 km of expressways)
unpaved: 21,784 km (2009)


Kosovo

total: 6,955 km
paved: 1,843 km (includes 38 km of expessways)
unpaved: 5,112 km (2012)


Laos

total: 39,568 km
paved: 530 km
unpaved: 39,038 km (2007)


Latvia

total: 72,440 km
paved: 14,707 km
unpaved: 57,733 km (2013)


Lebanon

total: 6,970 km (includes 170 km of expressways) (2005)


Lesotho

total: 7,091 km
paved: 1,404 km
unpaved: 5,687 km (2003)


Liberia

total: 10,600 km
paved: 657 km
unpaved: 9,943 km (2000)


Libya

total: 100,024 km
paved: 57,214 km
unpaved: 42,810 km (2003)


Lithuania

total: 84,166 km
paved: 72,297 km (includes 312 km of expressways)
unpaved: 11,869 km (2012)


Luxembourg

total: 2,899 km
paved: 2,899 km (includes 152 km of expressways) (2011)


Macau

total: 413 km
paved: 413 km (2009)


Macedonia

total: 14,038 km (includes 259 km of expressways)
paved: 9,489 km
unpaved: 4,549 km (2012)


Madagascar

total: 34,476 km
paved: 5,613 km
unpaved: 2,886 km (2010)


Malawi

total: 15,451 km
paved: 6,956 km
unpaved: 8,495 km (2003)


Malaysia

total: 144,403 km (does not include local roads)
paved: 116,169 km (includes 1,821 km of expressways)
unpaved: 28,234 km (2010)


Maldives

total: 88 km
paved roads: 88 km  60 km in Male; 14 km on Addu Atolis; 14 km on Laamu
note: island roads are mainly compacted coral (2013)


Mali

total: 22,474 km
paved: 5,522 km
unpaved: 16,952 km (2009)


Malta

total: 3,096 km
paved: 2,704 km
unpaved: 392 km (2008)


Mauritania

total: 10,628 km
paved: 3,158 km
unpaved: 7,470 km (2010)


Mauritius

total: 2,149 km
paved: 2,149 km (includes 75 km of expressways) (2012)


Mexico

total: 377,660 km
paved: 137,544 km (includes 7,176 km of expressways)
unpaved: 240,116 km (2012)


Moldova

total: 9,352 km
paved: 8,835 km
unpaved: 517 km (2012)


Monaco

total: 77 km
paved: 77 km (2010)


Mongolia

total: 49,249 km
paved: 3,015 km
unpaved: 46,234 km (2010)


Montenegro

total: 7,763 km
paved: 5,365 km
unpaved: 2,398 km (2010)


Montserrat

note: volcanic eruptions that began in 1995 destroyed most of the 227 km road system; a new road infrastructure has been built on the north end of the island (2008)


Morocco

total: 58,395 km
paved: 41,116 km (includes 1,080 km of expressways)
unpaved: 17,279 km (2010)


Mozambique

total: 30,331 km
paved: 6,303 km
unpaved: 24,028 km (2009)


Namibia

total: 44,138 km
paved: 6,387 km
unpaved: 37,751 km (2010)


Nauru

total: 24 km
paved: 24 km (2002)


Nepal

total: 10,844 km
paved: 4,952 km
unpaved: 5,892 km (2010)


Netherlands

total: 139,295 km (includes 2,758 km of expressways) (2012)


New Zealand

total: 94,160 km
paved: 62,759 km (includes 199 km of expressways)
unpaved: 32,143 km (2012)


Nicaragua

total: 22,111 km
paved: 2,850 km
unpaved: 19,261 km (2010)


Niger

total: 18,949 km
paved: 3,912 km
unpaved: 15,037 km (2010)


Nigeria

total: 193,200 km
paved: 28,980 km
unpaved: 164,220 km (2004)


Niue

total: 120 km
paved: 120 km (2008)


Norway

total: 93,870 km (includes 393 km of expressways)
paved: 75,754 km
unpaved: 18,116 km (2013)


Oman

total: 60,240 km
paved: 29,685 km (includes 1,943 km of expressways)
unpaved: 30,545 km (2012)


Pakistan

total: 262,256 km
paved: 189,218 km (includes 708 km of expressways)
unpaved: 73,038 km (2010)


Panama

total: 15,137 km
paved: 6,351 km
unpaved: 8,786 km (2010)


Paraguay

total: 32,059 km
paved: 4,860 km
unpaved: 27,199 km (2010)


Peru

total: 140,672 km (of which 18,698 km are paved)
note: includes 24,593 km of national roads (of which 14,748 km are paved), 24,235 km of departmental roads (2,340 km paved), and 91,844 km of local roads (1,611 km paved) (2012)


Philippines

total: 213,151 km
paved: 54,481 km
unpaved: 158,670 km (2009)


Poland

total: 412,035 km
paved: 280,719 km (includes 2,418 km of expressways)
unpaved: 131,316 km (2012)


Portugal

total: 82,900 km
paved: 71,294 km (includes 2,613 km of expressways)
unpaved: 11,606 km (2008)


Puerto Rico

total: 26,862 km (includes 537 km of expressways) (2011)


Qatar

total: 9,830 km (2010)


Romania

total: 82,386 km (does not include urban roads)
paved: 71,154 km (includes 371 km of expressways)
unpaved: 11,232 km (2009)


Russia

total: 982,000 km
paved: 776,000 km (includes 30,000 km of expressways)
unpaved: 206,000 km
note: includes public, local, and departmental roads (2009)


Rwanda

total: 14,008 km
paved: 2,662 km
unpaved: 11,346 km (2004)


Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha

total: 198 km (Saint Helena 138 km, Ascension 40 km, Tristan da Cunha 20 km)
paved: 168 km (Saint Helena 118 km, Ascension 40 km, Tristan da Cunha 10 km)
unpaved: 30 km (Saint Helena 20 km, Tristan da Cunha 10 km) (2002)


Samoa

total: 2,337 km
paved: 332 km
unpaved: 2,005 km (2001)


Saudi Arabia

total: 221,372 km
paved: 47,529 km (includes 3,891 km of expressways)
unpaved: 173,843 km (2006)


Senegal

total: 14,008 km
paved: 4,099 km (includes 7 km of expressways)
unpaved: 9,909 km (2003)


Serbia

total: 41,913 km
paved: 26,007 km
unpaved: 15,906 km (2007)


Seychelles

total: 508 km
paved: 490 km
unpaved: 18 km (2003)


Sierra Leone

total: 11,300 km
paved: 904 km
unpaved: 10,396 km (2002)


Singapore

total: 3,356 km
paved: 3,356 km (includes 161 km of expressways) (2009)


Slovakia

total: 43,761 km
paved: 38,085 km (includes 384 km of expressways)
unpaved: 5,676 km (2008)


Slovenia

total: 38,925 km
paved: 38,925 km (includes 658 km of expressways) (2008)


Solomon Islands

total: 1,360 km
paved: 33 km
unpaved: 1,327 km
note: includes 800 km of private plantation roads (2002)


Somalia

total: 22,100 km
paved: 2,608 km
unpaved: 19,492 km (2000)


South Africa

total: 362,099 km
paved: 73,506 km (includes 239 km of expressways)
unpaved: 288,593 km (2002)


South Sudan

7,000 km; note  little of the road network is paved and much of it is in disrepair (2010)


Spain

total: 681,298 km
paved: 681,298 km (includes 15,152 km of expressways) (2008)


Sudan

total: 11,900 km
paved: 4,320 km
unpaved: 7,580 km (2000)


Suriname

total: 4,304 km
paved: 1,130 km
unpaved: 3,174 km (2003)


Swaziland

total: 3,594 km
paved: 1,078 km
unpaved: 2,516 km (2002)


Sweden

total: 572,900 km (includes 1,855 km of expressways)
note: includes 98,400 km of state roads, 433,500 km of private roads, and 41,000 km of municipal roads; 215,700 km of these are open to public traffic (2009)


Switzerland

total: 71,454 km
paved: 71,454 km (includes 1,790 of expressways) (2010)


Syria

total: 68,157 km
paved: 61,514 km (includes 1,103 km of expressways)
unpaved: 6,643 km (2006)


Taiwan

total: 41,475 km
paved: 41,033 km (includes 720 km of expressways)
unpaved: 442 km (2009)


Tanzania

total: 91,049 km
paved: 6,578 km
unpaved: 84,471 km (2007)


Thailand

total: 180,053 km (includes 450 km of expressways) (2006)


TimorLeste

total: 6,040 km
paved: 2,600 km
unpaved: 3,440 km (2005)


Togo

total: 7,520 km
paved: 2,376 km
unpaved: 5,144 km (2000)


Tonga

total: 680 km
paved: 184 km
unpaved: 496 km (2000)


Tunisia

total: 19,232 km
paved: 12,655 km (includes 262 km of expressways)
unpaved: 6,577 km (2006)


Turkey

total: 352,046 km
paved: 313,151 km (includes 2,010 km of expressways)
unpaved: 38,895 km (2008)


Turkmenistan

total: 58,592 km
paved: 47,577 km
unpaved: 11,015 km (2002)


Tuvalu

total: 8 km
paved: 8 km (2002)


Uganda

total: 70,746 km
paved: 16,272 km
unpaved: 54,474 km (2003)


Ukraine

total: 169,496 km
paved: 165,844 km (includes 15 km of expressways)
unpaved: 3,652 km (2009)


United Kingdom

total: 394,428 km
paved: 394,428 km (includes 3,519 km of expressways) (2009)


United States

total: 6,506,204 km
paved: 4,374,784 km (includes 75,238 km of expressways)
unpaved: 2,131,420 km (2008)


Uruguay

total: 77,732 km
paved: 7,743 km
unpaved: 69,989 km (2010)


Uzbekistan

total: 86,496 km
paved: 75,511 km
unpaved: 10,985 km (2000)


Vanuatu

total: 1,070 km
paved: 256 km
unpaved: 814 km (1999)


Venezuela

total: 96,155 km
paved: 32,308 km
unpaved: 63,847 km (2002)


Vietnam

total: 180,549 km
paved: 133,899 km
unpaved: 46,650 km (2008)


West Bank

total: 5,147 km
paved: 5,147 km
note: includes Gaza Strip (2006)


World

total: 102,260,304 km (2008)


Yemen

total: 71,300 km
paved: 6,200 km
unpaved: 65,100 km (2005)


Zambia

total: 91,440 km
paved: 20,117 km
unpaved: 71,323 km (2001)


Zimbabwe

total: 97,267 km
paved: 18,481 km
unpaved: 78,786 km (2002)

