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Transport, storage and communication in the World

Transports of the World, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 transports of the World in current prices grew by 5 748.2 billion US dollars (in 23.5 times) to 6 003.9 billion US dollars; change occurred by 255.0 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 3 668.1 million, as well as by 5 493.2 billion US dollars by increasing of transports per capita by 747.6 US dollars. The average annual growth of transports of the World was 127.7 billion US dollars or 7.3%. The average annual growth of transports of the World in constant prices was 3.8%. Minimal transports were in 1970 (255.8 billion US dollars). Maximal transports were in 2014 (6 291.3 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 transports per capita in the World increased by 747.6 US dollars (in 11.8 times) to 817.1 US dollars. The average annual growth of transports per capita in current prices was 16.6 US dollars or 5.6%.

Change of transports of the World described by linear regression model: y=137.9x-272 153.6, where y - estimated value of transports of the World, x - year. Correlation rate = 0.964. Determination rate = 0.929.

Transports of the World, 1970

Transports of the World in 1970 were equal to 255.8 billion US dollars.

Transports per capita in the World in 1970 were equal to 69.5 US dollars.

Transports of the World in 1970 consisted of transports of the United States (40.8%), transports of Japan (7.3%), transports of USSR (7.1%), transports of Germany (5.2%), transports of the United Kingdom (4.5%), and others (35.1%).

Transports of the World, 2015

Transports of the World in 2015 were 6 003.9 billion US dollars.

Transports per capita in the World in 2015 were equal to 817.1 US dollars.

Transports of the World in 2015 consisted of transports of the United States (28.4%), transports of China (8.1%), transports of Japan (7.6%), transports of the United Kingdom (4.7%), transports of Germany (4.7%), and others (46.5%).

Size of transports in the World

Transport, storage and communication in the World, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices255.8918.61 800.62 902.25 503.66 003.9
constant prices1970255.8387.0552.6820.11 188.01 382.7
20051 047.61 585.42 263.33 359.14 866.25 663.8
Picture. World: transports

Growth of transports in the World

Picture. World: transports, growth Picture. World: transports, growth

transports per capita in the World

Picture. World: transports per capita

Rating of transports in the World

Rating of transports in the World, 2015
#Areabln. US dollars%
World6 003.9100
regions
1Americas2 200.536.7
2Asia1 833.530.5
3Europe1 654.427.6
4Africa207.43.5
5Oceania108.11.8
subregions
1Northern America1 820.330.3
2Eastern Asia1 100.318.3
3Western Europe686.811.4
4Northern Europe455.87.6
5Southern Europe294.24.9
6Western Asia270.64.5
7South America242.44.0
8Southern Asia233.33.9
9Eastern Europe217.73.6
10South-Eastern Asia196.63.3
11Central America113.51.9
12Australia and New Zealand105.11.8
13Western Africa76.41.3
14Northern Africa62.91.0
15Central Asia32.70.54
16Southern Africa30.60.51
17Caribbean24.30.40
18Eastern Africa23.90.40
19Middle Africa13.60.23
20Melanesia2.30.038
21Polynesia0.620.010
22Micronesia0.0920.0015
countries
1 United States1 702.528.4
2 China487.78.1
3 Japan457.47.6
4 United Kingdom283.54.7
5 Germany279.54.7
6 France208.23.5
7 Italy149.12.5
8 India130.52.2
9 Brazil127.12.1
10 Canada117.22.0
11 Turkey100.31.7
12 Spain96.31.6
13 Russia94.31.6
14 Mexico93.61.6
15 Australia92.61.5
16 South Korea92.11.5
17 Indonesia73.61.2
18 Netherlands68.21.1
19 Nigeria63.11.1
20 Switzerland54.80.91
21 Sweden48.80.81
22 Poland44.00.73
23 Saudi Arabia41.10.69
24 Belgium39.40.66
25 United Arab Emirates35.90.60
26 Israel35.40.59
27 Argentina34.60.58
28 Norway34.40.57
29 Iran34.00.57
30 Pakistan32.50.54
31 Singapore32.00.53
32 Austria30.90.51
33 Hong Kong29.60.49
34 South Africa28.80.48
35 Thailand28.70.48
36 Ireland28.30.47
37 Denmark26.10.44
38 Malaysia26.10.43
39 Egypt24.40.41
40 Romania21.90.36
41 Finland21.40.36
42 Kazakhstan20.70.34
43 Bangladesh19.20.32
44 Philippines18.80.31
45 Greece18.70.31
46 Colombia18.40.31
47 Czech Republic17.80.30
48 Venezuela17.30.29
49 Algeria16.50.27
50 Chile15.20.25
51 Peru15.00.25
52 Portugal14.40.24
53 New Zealand12.60.21
54 Iraq12.50.21
55 Hungary11.60.19
56 Sri Lanka10.20.17
57 Sudan10.10.17
58 Slovakia9.30.16
59 Ukraine9.10.15
60 Qatar8.60.14
61 Myanmar8.40.14
62 Kuwait8.30.14
63 Uzbekistan8.20.14
64 Cuba7.50.12
65 Dominican Republic7.00.12
66 Viet Nam6.60.11
67 Ecuador6.50.11
68 Panama6.50.11
69 Morocco6.20.10
70 Kenya5.90.098
71 Lithuania5.60.094
72 Angola5.40.090
73 Luxembourg5.10.085
74 Ghana5.00.083
75 Guatemala4.80.081
76 Bulgaria4.80.080
77 Afghanistan4.80.080
78 Tunisia4.70.078
79 Jordan4.40.073
80 Belarus4.20.070
81 Costa Rica4.20.070
82 Oman4.00.067
83 D.R. of the Congo4.00.067
84 Azerbaijan3.90.065
85 Slovenia3.80.064
86 Croatia3.80.064
87 Latvia3.40.056
88 Puerto Rico3.30.055
89 Serbia3.30.054
90 Yemen3.20.054
91 Lebanon2.90.048
92 Bolivia2.90.048
93 Tanzania2.80.047
94 Uruguay2.80.047
95 Côte d'Ivoire2.80.047
96 Syria2.70.045
97 Estonia2.70.045
98 Ethiopia2.60.043
99 Turkmenistan2.30.039
100 Bahrain2.30.039
101 Madagascar2.30.038
102 Cyprus2.20.036
103 El Salvador2.00.034
104 Cameroon2.00.033
105 Paraguay1.60.027
106 Uganda1.60.027
107 Nepal1.60.027
108 Mozambique1.60.026
109 Iceland1.50.025
110 Honduras1.50.025
111 Cambodia1.50.024
112 Zimbabwe1.50.024
113 Senegal1.40.024
114 Trinidad and Tobago1.30.022
115 Bosnia and Herzegovina1.30.022
116 Zambia1.30.022
117 Georgia1.30.021
118 Haiti1.10.018
119 Malta1.00.017
120 Papua New Guinea1.00.017
121 Mauritius1.00.017
122 Jamaica0.990.017
123 Libya0.960.016
124 Benin0.890.015
125 Palestine0.880.015
126 Macao0.870.015
127 Tajikistan0.850.014
128 Botswana0.850.014
129 Mongolia0.840.014
130 South Sudan0.840.014
131 Bahamas0.790.013
132 Albania0.730.012
133 Macedonia0.730.012
134 Gabon0.730.012
135 Mali0.720.012
136 Nicaragua0.690.011
137 Moldova0.630.010
138 Equatorial Guinea0.610.010
139 Armenia0.600.010
140 New Caledonia0.590.0098
141 Eritrea0.570.0095
142 Namibia0.560.0094
143 Suriname0.550.0091
144 Kyrgyzstan0.540.0090
145 Fiji0.520.0087
146 Monaco0.500.0083
147 Congo0.490.0082
148 Barbados0.480.0080
149 French Polynesia0.480.0080
150 Niger0.460.0077
151 Brunei Darussalam0.460.0076
152 Rwanda0.450.0075
153 Burkina Faso0.450.0075
154 Djibouti0.440.0074
155 Laos0.430.0071
156 Malawi0.410.0068
157 Guinea0.390.0065
158 Guyana0.370.0062
159 Kosovo0.350.0059
160 Maldives0.350.0058
161 Curaçao0.340.0057
162 Chad0.330.0055
163 Montenegro0.320.0053
164 Liechtenstein0.300.0050
165 Mauritania0.290.0048
166 Bermuda0.280.0046
167 Cayman Islands0.270.0046
168 Greenland0.260.0044
169 Aruba0.240.0040
170 Saint Lucia0.220.0036
171 Cabo Verde0.210.0035
172 Togo0.200.0034
173 Seychelles0.200.0034
174 Bhutan0.200.0033
175 Belize0.190.0032
176 Swaziland0.180.0030
177 Sierra Leone0.180.0030
178 Andorra0.160.0026
179 Gambia0.140.0023
180 Antigua and Barbuda0.130.0022
181 Burundi0.120.0021
182 Lesotho0.120.0021
183 Liberia0.110.0019
184 Sint Maarten0.110.0018
185 Somalia0.110.0018
186 British Virgin Islands0.100.0017
187 Grenada0.0970.0016
188 Saint Kitts and Nevis0.0920.0015
189 St. Vincent and the Grenadines0.0820.0014
190 Samoa0.0730.0012
191 Solomon Islands0.0710.0012
192 Vanuatu0.0660.0011
193 Turks and Caicos Islands0.0650.0011
194 Dominica0.0590.0010
195 Central African Republic0.0550.0009
196 Guinea-Bissau0.0500.0008
197 Timor-Leste0.0490.0008
198 San Marino0.0450.0008
199 Cook Islands0.0400.0007
200 Sao Tome and Principe0.0360.0006
201 Anguilla0.0270.0005
202 Tonga0.0270.0004
203 Comoros0.0250.0004
204 Palau0.0240.0004
205 Marshall Islands0.0180.0003
206 FS Micronesia0.0170.0003
207 Nauru0.0160.0003
208 Kiribati0.0160.0003
209 Montserrat0.00410.0001
210 Tuvalu0.00170.0000
Picture. World: structure of transports by regions, 2015, % Picture. World: structure of transports by subregions, 2015, % Picture. World: structure of transports by leaders, 2015, %

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