Country

Roadways (km)

Afghanistan

total: 34,782 km
paved: 8,229 km
unpaved: 26,553 km (2004)

Albania

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

Algeria

total: 108,302 km
paved: 76,028 km
unpaved: 32,274 km (2004)

American Samoa

total: 185 km (2004)

Andorra

total: 270 km

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)

Antigua and Barbuda

total: 1,165 km
paved: 384 km
unpaved: 781 km (2002)

Argentina

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

Armenia

total: 7,700 km
paved: 7,700 km (includes 1,561 km of expressways) (2006)

Aruba

total: 800 km

Australia

total: 812,972 km
paved: 341,448 km
unpaved: 471,524 km (2004)

Austria

total: 133,910 km
paved: 133,910 km (includes 2,050 km of expressways) (2003)

Azerbaijan

total: 59,141 km
paved: 29,210 km
unpaved: 29,931 km (2004)

Bahamas, The

total: 2,693 km
paved: 1,546 km
unpaved: 1,147 km (2000)

Bahrain

total: 3,498 km
paved: 2,768 km
unpaved: 730 km (2003)

Bangladesh

total: 239,226 km
paved: 22,726 km
unpaved: 216,500 km (2003)

Barbados

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

Belarus

total: 94,797 km
paved: 84,028 km
unpaved: 10,769 km (2005)

Belgium

total: 150,567 km
paved: 117,442 km (includes 1,747 km of expressways)
unpaved: 33,125 km (2004)

Belize

total: 2,872 km
paved: 488 km
unpaved: 2,384 km (2000)

Benin

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

Bermuda

total: 447 km
paved: 447 km
note: public roads  225 km; private roads  222 km (2002)

Bhutan

total: 8,050 km
paved: 4,991 km
unpaved: 3,059 km (2003)

Bolivia

total: 62,479 km
paved: 3,749 km
unpaved: 58,730 km (2004)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

total: 21,846 km
paved: 11,425 km (4,714 km of interurban roads)
unpaved: 10,421 km (2006)

Botswana

total: 24,455 km
paved: 8,119 km
unpaved: 16,336 km (2004)

Brazil

total: 1,751,868 km
paved: 96,353 km
unpaved: 1,655,515 km (2004)

British Indian Ocean Territory

note: short section of paved road between port and airfield on Diego Garcia

British Virgin Islands

total: 177 km
paved: 177 km (2002)

Brunei

total: 3,650 km
paved: 2,819 km
unpaved: 831 km (2005)

Bulgaria

total: 44,033 km
paved: 43,593 km (includes 333 km of expressways)
unpaved: 440 km (2004)

Burkina Faso

total: 92,495 km
paved: 3,857 km
unpaved: 88,638 km (2004)

Burma

total: 27,000 km
paved: 3,200 km
unpaved: 23,800 km (2005)

Burundi

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

Cambodia

total: 38,257 km
paved: 2,406 km
unpaved: 35,851 km (2004)

Cameroon

total: 50,000 km
paved: 5,000 km
unpaved: 45,000 km (2004)

Canada

total: 1,042,300 km
paved: 415,600 km (includes 17,000 km of expressways)
unpaved: 626,700 km (2006)

Cape Verde

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

Cayman Islands

total: 785 km
paved: 785 km (2002)

Central African Republic

total: 24,307 km (2000)

Chad

total: 33,400 km
paved: 267 km
unpaved: 33,133 km (2000)

Chile

total: 79,605 km
paved: 16,080 km (includes 407 km of expressways)
unpaved: 63,525 km (2001)

China

total: 1,930,544 km
paved: 1,575,571 km (includes 41,005 km of expressways)
unpaved: 354,973 km (2005)

Christmas Island

total: 142 km
paved: 32 km
unpaved: 110 km (2006)

Cocos (Keeling) Islands

total: 22 km
paved: 10 km
unpaved: 12 km (2006)

Colombia

total: 164,257 km (2005)

Comoros

total: 880 km
paved: 673 km
unpaved: 207 km (2000)

Congo, Democratic Republic of the

total: 153,497 km
paved: 2,794 km
unpaved: 150,703 km (2004)

Congo, Republic of the

total: 17,289 km
paved: 864 km
unpaved: 16,425 km (2004)

Cook Islands

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

Costa Rica

total: 35,330 km
paved: 8,621 km
unpaved: 26,709 km (2004)

Cote d'Ivoire

total: 80,000 km
paved: 6,500 km
unpaved: 73,500 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 (2006)

Croatia

total: 28,788 km (includes 877 km of expressways) (2006)

Cuba

total: 60,858 km
paved: 29,820 km (includes 638 km of expressway)
unpaved: 31,038 km (2000)

Cyprus

total: 14,630 km (area under government control: 12,280 km; area administered by Turkish Cypriots: 2,350 km)
paved: area under government control: 7,979 km (includes 257 km of expressways); area administered by Turkish Cypriots: 1,370 km
unpaved: area under government control: 4,301 km; area administered by Turkish Cypriots: 980 km (2006)

Czech Republic

total: 127,865 km
paved: 127,865 km (includes 633 km of expressways) (2006)

Denmark

total: 72,362 km
paved: 72,362 km (includes 1,032 km of expressways) (2006)

Djibouti

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

Dominica

total: 780 km
paved: 393 km
unpaved: 387 km (2000)

Dominican Republic

total: 12,600 km
paved: 6,224 km
unpaved: 6,376 km (2000)

Ecuador

total: 43,197 km
paved: 6,467 km
unpaved: 36,730 km (2004)

Egypt

total: 92,370 km
paved: 74,820 km
unpaved: 17,550 km (2004)

El Salvador

total: 10,886 km
paved: 2,827 km
unpaved: 8,059 km (2000)

Equatorial Guinea

total: 2,880 km (2000)

Eritrea

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

Estonia

total: 57,016 km
paved: 12,926 km (includes 99 km of expressways)
unpaved: 44,090 km (2005)

Ethiopia

total: 36,469 km
paved: 6,980 km
unpaved: 29,489 km (2004)

European Union

total: 5,269,163 km (includes 56,555 km of expressways)
paved: 4,465,493 km
unpaved: 803,670 km (2006)

Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

total: 440 km
paved: 50 km
unpaved: 390 km (2003)

Faroe Islands

total: 463 km (2006)

Fiji

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

Finland

total: 78,821 km
paved: 50,854 km (includes 700 km of expressways)
unpaved: 27,967 km (2008)

France

total: 950,985 km
paved: 950,985 km (metropolitan France; includes 10,490 km of expressways)
note: there are another 5,083 km of roadways in overseas departments (2005)

French Polynesia

total: 2,590 km
paved: 1,735 km
unpaved: 855 km (1999)

Gabon

total: 9,170 km
paved: 937 km
unpaved: 8,233 km (2004)

Gambia, The

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

Gaza Strip

note: see entry for West Bank

Georgia

total: 20,247 km
paved: 7,973 km
unpaved: 12,274 km (2004)

Germany

total: 231,500 km
paved: 231,500 km (includes 12,400 km of expressways) (2006)

Ghana

total: 62,221 km
paved: 9,955 km
unpaved: 52,266 km (2006)

Gibraltar

total: 29 km
paved: 29 km (2002)

Greece

total: 117,533 km
paved: 107,895 km (includes 880 km of expressways)
unpaved: 9,638 km (2005)

Greenland

note: although there are short roads in towns, there are no roads between towns; interurban transport takes place either by sea or air (2005)

Grenada

total: 1,127 km
paved: 687 km
unpaved: 440 km (2000)

Guam

total: 977 km (2004)

Guatemala

total: 14,095 km
paved: 4,863 km (includes 75 km of expressways)
unpaved: 9,232 km (2000)

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: 4,160 km
paved: 1,011 km
unpaved: 3,149 km (2000)

Honduras

total: 13,600 km
paved: 2,775 km
unpaved: 10,825 km (2000)

Hong Kong

total: 2,009 km
paved: 2,009 km (2007)

Hungary

total: 159,568 km
paved: 70,050 km (30,874 km of interurban roads including 626 km of expressways)
unpaved: 89,518 km (2005)

Iceland

total: 13,058 km
paved/oiled gravel: 4,397 km (does not include urban roads)
unpaved: 8,661 km (2007)

India

total: 3,383,344 km
paved: 1,603,705 km
unpaved: 1,779,639 km (2002)

Indonesia

total: 391,009 km
paved: 216,714 km
unpaved: 174,295 km (2005)

Iran

total: 179,388 km
paved: 120,782 km (includes 878 km of expressways)
unpaved: 58,606 km (2003)

Iraq

total: 45,550 km
paved: 38,399 km
unpaved: 7,151 km (2000)

Ireland

total: 96,602 km
paved: 96,602 km (includes 200 km of expressways) (2003)

Isle of Man

total: 800 km

Israel

total: 17,686 km
paved: 17,686 km (includes 146 km of expressways) (2006)

Italy

total: 484,688 km
paved: 484,688 km (includes 6,529 km of expressways) (2004)

Jamaica

total: 21,552 km
paved: 15,937 km (includes 33 km of expressways)
unpaved: 5,615 km (2005)

Japan

total: 1.193 million km
paved: 942,000 km (includes 7,383 km of expressways)
unpaved: 251,000 km (2005)

Jersey

total: 577 km (2002)

Jordan

total: 7,601 km
paved: 7,601 km (2005)

Kazakhstan

total: 90,018 km
paved: 84,104 km
unpaved: 5,914 km (2004)

Kenya

total: 63,265 km (interurban roads)
paved: 8,933 km
unpaved: 54,332 km
note: there also are 100,000 km of rural roads and 14,500 km of urban roads for a national total of 177,765 km (2004)

Kiribati

total: 670 km (2000)

Korea, North

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

Korea, South

total: 102,293 km
paved: 78,581 km (includes 3,060 km of expressways)
unpaved: 23,712 km (2005)

Kosovo

total: 1,924 km
paved: 1,666 km
unpaved: 258 km (2006)

Kuwait

total: 5,749 km
paved: 4,887 km
unpaved: 862 km (2004)

Kyrgyzstan

total: 18,500 km
paved: 16,854 km
unpaved: 1,646 km (2000)

Laos

total: 31,210 km
paved: 4,494 km
unpaved: 26,716 km (2003)

Latvia

total: 69,829 km
paved: 69,829 km (2005)

Lebanon

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

Lesotho

total: 5,940 km
paved: 1,087 km
unpaved: 4,853 km (2000)

Liberia

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

Libya

total: 83,200 km
paved: 47,590 km
unpaved: 35,610 km (2000)

Liechtenstein

total: 380 km
paved: 380 km (2007)

Lithuania

total: 79,984 km
paved: 70,997 km (includes 309 km of expressways)
unpaved: 8,987 km (2006)

Luxembourg

total: 5,227 km
paved: 5,227 km (includes 147 km of expressways) (2004)

Macau

total: 384 km
paved: 384 km (2006)

Macedonia

total: 13,182 km (includes 208 km of expressways) (2002)

Madagascar

total: 49,827 km
paved: 5,780 km
unpaved: 44,047 km (2000)

Malawi

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

Malaysia

total: 98,721 km
paved: 80,280 km (includes 1,821 km of expressways)
unpaved: 18,441 km (2004)

Maldives

total: 88 km
paved roads: 88 km  60 km in Male; 14 km on Addu Atolis; 14 km on Laamu
note: village roads are mainly compacted coral (2006)

Mali

total: 18,709 km
paved: 3,368 km
unpaved: 15,341 km (2004)

Malta

total: 2,227 km
paved: 2,014 km
unpaved: 213 km (2004)

Marshall Islands

total: 2,028 km (includes 75 km of expressways) (2007)

Mauritania

total: 7,660 km
paved: 866 km
unpaved: 6,794 km (2000)

Mauritius

total: 2,028 km
paved: 2,028 km (includes 75 km of expressways) (2007)

Mayotte

total: 100 km

Mexico

total: 356,945 km
paved: 123,503 km (includes 6,144 km of expressways)
unpaved: 233,442 km (2005)

Micronesia, Federated States of

total: 240 km
paved: 42 km
unpaved: 198 km (2000)

Moldova

total: 12,666 km
paved: 12,117 km
unpaved: 549 km (2007)

Monaco

total: 50 km
paved: 50 km (2000)

Mongolia

total: 49,250 km
paved: 1,724 km
unpaved: 47,526 km (2002)

Montenegro

total: 7,368 km
paved: 4,742 km
unpaved: 2,626 km (2006)

Montserrat

total: 227 km
note: volcanic eruptions that began in 1995 destroyed most of the road system (2003)

Morocco

total: 57,626 km
paved: 35,665 km (includes 639 km of expressways)
unpaved: 21,961 km (2005)

Mozambique

total: 30,400 km
paved: 5,685 km
unpaved: 24,715 km (2000)

Namibia

total: 42,237 km
paved: 5,406 km
unpaved: 36,831 km (2002)

Nauru

total: 30 km

Nepal

total: 17,280 km
paved: 9,829 km
unpaved: 7,451 km (2004)

Netherlands

total: 134,981 km (includes 2,604 km of expressways) (2006)

Netherlands Antilles

total: 845

New Caledonia

total: 5,432 km (2000)

New Zealand

total: 93,460 km
paved: 60,303 km (includes 171 km of expressways)
unpaved: 33,157 km (2005)

Nicaragua

total: 19,036 km
paved: 2,299 km
unpaved: 16,737 km (2005)

Niger

total: 18,423 km
paved: 3,797 km
unpaved: 14,626 km (2005)

Nigeria

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

Niue

total: 234 km
paved: 86 km
unpaved: 148 km (2001)

Norfolk Island

total: 80 km
paved: 53 km
unpaved: 27 km (2002)

Northern Mariana Islands

total: 536 km (2004)

Norway

total: 92,946 km
paved: 72,033 km (includes 664 km of expressways)
unpaved: 20,913 km (2007)

Oman

total: 34,965 km
paved: 9,673 km (includes 550 km of expressways)
unpaved: 25,292 km (2001)

Pakistan

total: 259,758 km
paved: 162,879 km (includes 711 km of expressways)
unpaved: 96,879 km (2005)

Palau

total: 60 km

Panama

total: 11,643 km
paved: 4,028 km
unpaved: 7,615 km (2000)

Papua New Guinea

total: 19,600 km
paved: 686 km
unpaved: 18,914 km (2000)

Paraguay

total: 29,500 km
paved: 14,986 km
unpaved: 14,514 km (2000)

Peru

total: 78,829 km
paved: 11,351 km (includes 276 km of expressways)
unpaved: 67,478 km (2004)

Philippines

total: 200,037 km
paved: 19,804 km
unpaved: 180,233 km (2003)

Poland

total: 423,997 km
paved: 295,356 km (includes 662 km of expressways)
unpaved: 128,641 km (2006)

Portugal

total: 78,470 km
paved: 67,484 km (includes 2,002 km of expressways)
unpaved: 10,986 km (2004)

Puerto Rico

total: 25,735 km
paved: 24,353 km (includes 427 km of expressways)
unpaved: 1,382 km (2005)

Qatar

total: 7,761 km (2005)

Romania

total: 198,817 km
paved: 60,043 km (includes 228 km of expressways)
unpaved: 138,774 km (2004)

Russia

total: 854,000 km
paved: 722,000 km (includes 29,000 km of expressways)
unpaved: 132,000 km
note: includes public, local, and departmental roads (2006)

Rwanda

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

Saint Helena

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, Ascension 0 km, Tristan da Cunha 10 km) (2002)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

total: 320 km

Saint Lucia

total: 910 km
paved: 48 km
unpaved: 862 km (2000)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

total: 829 km
paved: 580 km
unpaved: 249 km (2003)

Samoa

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

San Marino

total: 104 km
paved: 104 km (2003)

Sao Tome and Principe

total: 320 km
paved: 218 km
unpaved: 102 km (2000)

Saudi Arabia

total: 167,600 km
paved: 46,500 km
unpaved: 121,100 km (2006)

Senegal

total: 13,576 km
paved: 3,972 km (includes 7 km of expressways)
unpaved: 9,604 km (2003)

Serbia

total: 36,875 km
paved: 31,392 km
unpaved: 5,483 km
note: roadways in Kosovo listed separately (2006)

Seychelles

total: 458 km
paved: 440 km
unpaved: 18 km (2003)

Sierra Leone

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

Singapore

total: 3,262 km
paved: 3,262 km (includes 150 km of expressways) (2006)

Slovakia

total: 42,993 km
paved: 37,533 km (includes 316 km of expressways)
unpaved: 5,460 km (2004)

Slovenia

total: 38,558 km
paved: 26,755 km (includes 505 km of expressways)
unpaved: 11,803 km (2006)

Solomon Islands

total: 1,391 km
paved: 34 km
unpaved: 1,357 km (2000)

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)

Spain

total: 681,224 km
paved: 681,224 km (includes 13,872 km of expressways) (2006)

Sri Lanka

total: 97,286 km
paved: 78,802 km
unpaved: 18,484 km (2003)

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: 425,300 km
paved: 139,300 km (includes 1,740 km of expressways)
unpaved: 286,000 km (2008)

Switzerland

total: 71,296 km
paved: 71,296 km (includes 1,758 of expressways) (2004)

Syria

total: 94,890 km
paved: 19,073 km
unpaved: 75,817 km (2004)

Taiwan

total: 40,262 km
paved: 38,171 km (includes 976 km of expressways)
unpaved: 2,091 km (2007)

Tajikistan

total: 27,767 km (2000)

Tanzania

total: 78,891 km
paved: 6,808 km
unpaved: 72,083 km (2003)

Thailand

total: 62,401 km
paved: 62,176 km
unpaved: 225 km (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)

Trinidad and Tobago

total: 8,320 km
paved: 4,252 km
unpaved: 4,068 km (2000)

Tunisia

total: 19,232 km
paved: 12,655 km (includes 262 km of expressways)
unpaved: 6,577 km (2004)

Turkey

total: 426,906 km
paved: 177,550 km (includes 1,892 km of expressways)
unpaved: 249,356 km (2004)

Turkmenistan

total: 24,000 km
paved: 19,488 km
unpaved: 4,512 km (1999)

Turks and Caicos Islands

total: 121 km
paved: 24 km
unpaved: 97 km (2003)

Tuvalu

total: 8 km
paved: 8 km (2002)

Uganda

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

Ukraine

total: 169,477 km
paved: 164,732 km (includes 15 km of expressways)
unpaved: 4,745 km (2004)

United Arab Emirates

total: 1,088 km
paved: 1,088 km (includes 253 km of expressways) (1999)

United Kingdom

total: 388,008 km
paved: 388,008 km (includes 3,520 km of expressways) (2005)

United States

total: 6,430,366 km
paved: 4,165,110 km (includes 75,009 km of expressways)
unpaved: 2,265,256 km (2005)

Uruguay

total: 77,732 km
paved: 7,743 km
unpaved: 69,989 km (2004)

Uzbekistan

total: 81,600 km
paved: 71,237 km
unpaved: 10,363 km (1999)

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 (1999)

Vietnam

total: 222,179 km
paved: 42,167 km
unpaved: 180,012 km (2004)

Virgin Islands

total: 1,257 km (2004)

West Bank

total: 4,996 km
paved: 4,996 km
note: includes Gaza Strip (2004)

World

total: 32,345,165 km (2002)

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: 97,440 km
paved: 18,514 km
unpaved: 78,926 km (2002)
