Transport and communications in Somalia

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Somalia

Transport and communications in Somalia


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:SO
  
Iso3:SOM

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

Internet and Communications in Somalia


Mobile cellular subscriptions

5 836 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 111 in the world of 209 (47,37%); 30 in Africa from 54 (46,30%)
88,89 % (17,78 % annual) ↘
min: 80 000; max: 5 836 000; max-min: 5 756 000 (98,63%); mid: 2 958 000;
2 878 000 (49,31%)
52,47 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 189 in the world of 209 (10,05%); 43 in Africa from 54 (22,22%)
87,18 % (17,44 % annual) ↘
min: 1,08; max: 52,47; max-min: 51,39 (97,94%); mid: 26,78;
25,69 (48,97%)

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

82 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 204 (42,65%); 15 in Africa from 52 (73,08%)
0,737 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 156 in the world of 205 (24,39%); 15 in Africa from 52 (73,08%)
95,43 % (19,09 % annual) ↘
min: 0,392; max: 0,737; max-min: 0,345 (46,78%); mid: 0,565;
0,172 (23,39%)

Telephone lines

51 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 157 in the world of 210 (25,71%); 34 in Africa from 52 (36,54%)
96,08 % (19,22 % annual) ↗
min: 1 249; max: 100 000; max-min: 98 751 (98,75%); mid: 50 625;
375,50 (0,736%)
0,459 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 191 in the world of 210 (9,52%); 36 in Africa from 52 (32,69%)
126,33 % (25,27 % annual) ↗
min: 0,045; max: 1,24; max-min: 1,20 (96,36%); mid: 0,645;
-0,186 (-40,61%)

Internet users

1,76 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 205 in the world of 206 (0,971%); 53 in Africa from 54 (3,70%)
31,52 % (6,30 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0015096; max: 1,76; max-min: 1,76 (99,91%); mid: 0,881;
0,879 (49,96%)
189 853 {number[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 167 in the world of 206 (19,42%); 46 in Africa from 54 (16,67%)
39,17 % (7,83 % annual) ↘
min: 4,47; max: 189 853; max-min: 189 849 (100,00%); mid: 94 929;
94 924 (50,00%)

Internet hosts in Somalia


Internet hosts

186 [?] (2015)
(descending): 197 in the world of 224 (12,50%); 41 in Africa from 54 (25,93%)

Air transport in Somalia


Air transport, freight

1,36 [?] (2014)
(descending): 117 in the world of 145 (20%); 25 in Africa from 37 (35,14%)
24,30 % (4,86 % annual) ↗
min: 0,100; max: 8,70; max-min: 8,60 (98,85%); mid: 4,40;
-3,04 (-222,65%)

Air transport, passengers carried

251 652 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 131 in the world of 156 (16,67%); 29 in Africa from 42 (33,33%)
34,91 % (6,98 % annual) ↘
min: 25 700; max: 258 336; max-min: 232 636 (90,05%); mid: 142 018;
109 634 (43,57%)

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

3 444 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 139 in the world of 156 (11,54%); 33 in Africa from 42 (23,81%)
21,11 % (4,22 % annual) ↘
min: 900; max: 3 540; max-min: 2 640 (74,58%); mid: 2 220;
1 224 (35,54%)

Airports in Somalia


Airports

61 [?] (2015)
(descending): 79 in the world of 224 (65,18%); 17 in Africa from 56 (71,43%)

Airports - with paved runways

6 [?] (2015)
(descending): 137 in the world of 223 (39,01%); 33 in Africa from 56 (42,86%)

Airports - with unpaved runways

55 [?] (2015)
(descending): 54 in the world of 189 (71,96%); 16 in Africa from 51 (70,59%)

Roads in Somalia


Roadways total

22 100 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 105 in the world of 219 (52,51%); 23 in Africa from 55 (60%)

Roadways paved

2 608 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 122 in the world of 185 (34,59%); 29 in Africa from 50 (44%)

Roadways unpaved

19 492 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 63 in the world of 151 (58,94%); 19 in Africa from 49 (63,27%)