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Transport, storage and communication in Ethiopia

Transports of Ethiopia, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 transports of Ethiopia in current prices increased by 2.4 billion US dollars (in 22.0 times) to 2.6 billion US dollars; change occurred by 0.27 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 69.3 million, as well as by 2.2 billion US dollars by increasing of transports per capita by 21.9 US dollars. The average annual growth of transports of Ethiopia was 0.054 billion US dollars or 7.1%. The average annual growth of transports of Ethiopia in constant prices was 6.6%. Share in the world dropped by 0.0028%. Share in Africa reduced by 0.054%. Minimal transports were in 1970 (0.12 billion US dollars). Maximal transports were in 2015 (2.6 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 transports per capita in Ethiopia rose by 21.9 US dollars (in 6.7 times) to 25.7 US dollars. The average annual growth of transports per capita in current prices was 0.49 US dollars or 4.3%.

Transports of Ethiopia, 1970

Transports of Ethiopia in 1970 were equal to 0.12 billion US dollars, ranked 79th in the world and were on par with transports of Nicaragua (0.12 bln. US dollars), transports of Madagascar (0.12 bln. US dollars), transports of Trinidad and Tobago (0.12 bln. US dollars), transports of Côte d'Ivoire (0.11 bln. US dollars). Share of Ethiopia in the world transports were 0.045%.

Transports per capita in Ethiopia in 1970 were 3.9 US dollars, ranked 167th in the world and were on par with transports per capita in Gambia (4.0 US dollars), transports per capita in Malawi (3.7 US dollars). Transports per capita in Ethiopia were less than transports per capita in the World (69.5 US dollars) by 65.7 US dollars.

Comparison of transports in Ethiopia and the neighbors in 1970. Transports of Ethiopia were greater than transports of Sudan (0.1 billion US dollars), transports of Somalia (0.0 billion US dollars), transports of Djibouti (0.0 billion US dollars), but were less than transports of Kenya (0.1 billion US dollars). Transports per capita in Ethiopia were less than transports per capita in Djibouti (34.5 US dollars), transports per capita in Kenya (12.6 US dollars), transports per capita in Somalia (6.4 US dollars), transports per capita in Sudan (5.7 US dollars).

Comparison of transports in Ethiopia and leaders in 1970. Transports of Ethiopia were less than transports of the United States (104.2 billion US dollars) in 899.1 times, transports of Japan (18.7 billion US dollars) in 161.7 times, transports of Germany (13.4 billion US dollars) in 115.2 times, transports of the United Kingdom (11.4 billion US dollars) in 98.5 times, transports of China (4.1 billion US dollars) in 35.1 times. Transports per capita in Ethiopia were less than transports per capita in the United States (497.7 US dollars) in 129.2 times, transports per capita in the United Kingdom (205.5 US dollars) in 53.3 times, transports per capita in Japan (180.8 US dollars) in 47.0 times, transports per capita in Germany (170.4 US dollars) in 44.3 times, transports per capita in China (5.0 US dollars) by 30.9%.

Potential transports of Ethiopia in 1970. With transports per capita at the level of the United States (497.7 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 15.0 billion US dollars, it is in 129.2 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of the World (69.5 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 2.1 billion US dollars, it is in 18.0 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Djibouti (34.5 US dollars), as the best neighbor, transports of Ethiopia would be 1.0 billion US dollars, it is in 9.0 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Africa (24.7 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 0.74 billion US dollars, it is in 6.4 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (11.6 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 0.35 billion US dollars, it is in 3.0 times more than the actual level.

Transports of Ethiopia, 2015

Transports of Ethiopia in 2015 were equal to 2.6 billion US dollars, ranked 98th in the world and were on par with transports of Syria (2.7 bln. US dollars), transports of Estonia (2.7 bln. US dollars). Share of Ethiopia in the world transports were 0.043%.

Transports per capita in Ethiopia in 2015 were equal to 25.7 US dollars, ranked 202nd in the world and were on par with transports per capita in Guinea-Bissau (27.3 US dollars), transports per capita in Liberia (25.0 US dollars), transports per capita in Burkina Faso (24.7 US dollars). Transports per capita in Ethiopia were less than transports per capita in the World (817.1 US dollars) by 791.4 US dollars.

Comparison of transports in Ethiopia and the neighbors in 2015. Transports of Ethiopia were greater than transports of Eritrea (0.6 billion US dollars), transports of Djibouti (0.4 billion US dollars), transports of Somalia (0.1 billion US dollars), but were less than transports of Sudan (10.1 billion US dollars), transports of Kenya (5.9 billion US dollars). Transports per capita in Ethiopia were greater than transports per capita in Somalia (10.2 US dollars), but were less than transports per capita in Djibouti (499.8 US dollars), transports per capita in Sudan (250.7 US dollars), transports per capita in Kenya (128.4 US dollars), transports per capita in Eritrea (109.0 US dollars).

Comparison of transports in Ethiopia and leaders in 2015. Transports of Ethiopia were less than transports of the United States (1 702.5 billion US dollars) in 666.0 times, transports of China (487.7 billion US dollars) in 190.8 times, transports of Japan (457.4 billion US dollars) in 178.9 times, transports of the United Kingdom (283.5 billion US dollars) in 110.9 times, transports of Germany (279.5 billion US dollars) in 109.3 times. Transports per capita in Ethiopia were less than transports per capita in the United States (5 291.0 US dollars) in 205.7 times, transports per capita in the United Kingdom (4 381.0 US dollars) in 170.3 times, transports per capita in Japan (3 613.4 US dollars) in 140.5 times, transports per capita in Germany (3 463.7 US dollars) in 134.6 times, transports per capita in China (354.4 US dollars) in 13.8 times.

Potential transports of Ethiopia in 2015. With transports per capita at the level of the United States (5 291.0 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 525.7 billion US dollars, it is in 205.7 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of the World (817.1 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 81.2 billion US dollars, it is in 31.8 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Djibouti (499.8 US dollars), as the best neighbor, transports of Ethiopia would be 49.7 billion US dollars, it is in 19.4 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Africa (175.1 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 17.4 billion US dollars, it is in 6.8 times more than the actual level. With transports per capita at the level of Eastern Africa (60.7 US dollars), transports of Ethiopia would be 6.0 billion US dollars, it is in 2.4 times more than the actual level.

Size of transports in Ethiopia

Transport, storage and communication in Ethiopia, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices0.120.250.570.290.892.6
constant prices19700.120.180.310.401.12.1
20050.110.170.280.371.01.9
Picture. Ethiopia: transports

transports in Ethiopia and its neighbors, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
Sudan0.0790.640.901.56.810.1
Kenya0.140.530.800.993.65.9
Ethiopia0.120.250.570.290.892.6
Eritrea0.0830.240.57
Djibouti0.00550.0290.0680.130.270.44
Somalia0.0220.0240.0650.170.0880.11

transports in Ethiopia and leaders, bln. $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States104.2279.2529.7954.61 402.71 702.5
China4.114.224.474.4277.4487.7
Japan18.787.3256.1468.0583.9457.4
United Kingdom11.442.289.1160.1225.6283.5
Germany13.456.5100.5154.2279.7279.5
Ethiopia0.120.250.570.290.892.6
Picture. Ethiopia: share of transports in economy

Growth of transports in Ethiopia

Picture. Ethiopia: transports, growth Picture. Ethiopia: transports, growth

transports per capita in Ethiopia

Picture. Ethiopia: transports per capita Picture. Ethiopia: transports per capita

transports per capita in Ethiopia and its neighbors, $
Country197019801990200020102015
Djibouti34.579.6114.9186.3327.9499.8
Sudan5.733.335.043.3146.8250.7
Kenya12.632.534.031.989.3128.4
Eritrea23.552.2109.0
Ethiopia3.96.611.04.310.225.7
Somalia6.43.910.323.59.210.2

transports per capita in Ethiopia and leaders, $
Country197019801990200020102015
United States497.71 216.32 094.93 374.44 526.65 291.0
United Kingdom205.5750.41 559.82 720.13 597.34 381.0
Japan180.8752.82 094.83 722.64 586.13 613.4
Germany170.4722.51 273.01 882.93 477.53 463.7
China5.014.621.158.6206.9354.4
Ethiopia3.96.611.04.310.225.7

© Ivan Kushnir

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