Transport and communications in Benin

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Transport and communications in Benin


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:BJ
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Internet and Communications in Benin


Mobile cellular subscriptions

9 317 955 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 88 in the world of 209 (58,37%); 26 in Africa from 54 (53,70%)
24,07 % (4,81 % annual) ↘
min: 1 050; max: 9 627 447; max-min: 9 626 397 (99,99%); mid: 4 814 249;
4 503 707 (48,33%)
85,64 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 209 (30,62%); 23 in Africa from 54 (59,26%)
13,13 % (2,63 % annual) ↘
min: 0,018; max: 93,26; max-min: 93,24 (99,98%); mid: 46,64;
39,01 (45,54%)

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

73 263 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 204 (40,69%); 17 in Africa from 52 (69,23%)
63,10 % (12,62 % annual) ↘
min: 21; max: 73 263; max-min: 73 242 (99,97%); mid: 36 642;
36 621 (49,99%)
0,673 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 158 in the world of 205 (23,41%); 17 in Africa from 52 (69,23%)
57,78 % (11,56 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0002739; max: 0,673; max-min: 0,673 (99,96%); mid: 0,337;
0,337 (49,98%)

Telephone lines

194 666 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 124 in the world of 210 (41,43%); 17 in Africa from 52 (69,23%)
31,46 % (6,29 % annual) ↘
min: 2 176; max: 195 662; max-min: 193 486 (98,89%); mid: 98 919;
95 747 (49,19%)
1,79 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 210 (19,52%); 21 in Africa from 52 (61,54%)
21,58 % (4,32 % annual) ↘
min: 0,087; max: 1,85; max-min: 1,76 (95,27%); mid: 0,967;
0,823 (45,97%)

Internet users

6,79 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 193 in the world of 206 (6,80%); 41 in Africa from 54 (25,93%)
53,89 % (10,78 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0016931; max: 6,79; max-min: 6,79 (99,98%); mid: 3,39;
3,39 (49,99%)
738 490 {number[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 133 in the world of 206 (35,92%); 28 in Africa from 54 (50%)
59,69 % (11,94 % annual) ↘
min: 15 653; max: 738 490; max-min: 722 837 (97,88%); mid: 377 072;
361 419 (48,94%)

Internet hosts in Benin


Internet hosts

491 [?] (2015)
(descending): 178 in the world of 224 (20,98%); 33 in Africa from 54 (40,74%)

Air transport in Benin


Air transport, freight

0,805 [?] (2015)
(descending): 121 in the world of 145 (17,24%); 28 in Africa from 37 (27,03%)
40,82 % (8,16 % annual) ↗
min: 0,442; max: 21; max-min: 20,56 (97,90%); mid: 10,72;
-9,92 (-1 231%)

Air transport, passengers carried

112 392 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 139 in the world of 156 (11,54%); 34 in Africa from 42 (21,43%)
52,83 % (10,57 % annual) ↘
min: 25 900; max: 137 640; max-min: 111 740 (81,18%); mid: 81 770;
30 622 (27,25%)

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

1 209 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 147 in the world of 156 (6,41%); 38 in Africa from 42 (11,90%)
3,88 % (0,777 % annual) ↗
min: 500; max: 2 700; max-min: 2 200 (81,48%); mid: 1 600;
-391,48 (-32,39%)

Airports in Benin


Airports

6 [?] (2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 224 (24,55%); 50 in Africa from 56 (12,50%)

Airports - with paved runways

1 [?] (2015)
(descending): 195 in the world of 223 (13,00%); 53 in Africa from 56 (7,14%)

Airports - with unpaved runways

5 [?] (2015)
(descending): 146 in the world of 189 (23,28%); 46 in Africa from 51 (11,76%)

Roads in Benin


Roadways total

16 000 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 120 in the world of 219 (45,66%); 30 in Africa from 55 (47,27%)

Roadways paved

1 400 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 134 in the world of 185 (28,11%); 32 in Africa from 50 (38%)

Roadways unpaved

14 600 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 73 in the world of 151 (52,32%); 26 in Africa from 49 (48,98%)