Transport and communications in United Kingdom

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Transport and communications in United Kingdom


The continent: Europe
  
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Internet and Communications in United Kingdom


Mobile cellular subscriptions

80 284 187 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 19 in the world of 209 (91,39%); 4 place in Europe from 48 (93,75%)
4,43 % (0,885 % annual) ↘
min: 50 000; max: 80 284 187; max-min: 80 234 187 (99,94%); mid: 40 167 094;
40 117 094 (49,97%)
125,75 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 69 in the world of 209 (67,46%); 20 place in Europe from 48 (60,42%)
1,69 % (0,338 % annual) ↘
min: 0,088; max: 125,75; max-min: 125,66 (99,93%); mid: 62,92;
62,83 (49,96%)

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers

24 083 776 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 8 in the world of 204 (96,57%); 4 place in Europe from 47 (93,62%)
20,48 % (4,10 % annual) ↘
min: 52 890; max: 24 083 776; max-min: 24 030 886 (99,78%); mid: 12 068 333;
12 015 443 (49,89%)
37,72 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 205 (93,66%); 11 place in Europe from 47 (78,72%)
18,20 % (3,64 % annual) ↘
min: 0,090; max: 37,72; max-min: 37,63 (99,76%); mid: 18,91;
18,82 (49,88%)

Telephone lines

33 613 000 {abonents[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 8 in the world of 210 (96,67%); 4 place in Europe from 48 (93,75%)
0,607 % (0,121 % annual) ↘
min: 5 037 000; max: 35 228 000; max-min: 30 191 000 (85,70%); mid: 20 132 500;
13 480 500 (40,11%)
52,65 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 210 (95,24%); 6 place in Europe from 48 (89,58%)
2,24 % (0,448 % annual) ↗
min: 9,59; max: 59,76; max-min: 50,17 (83,96%); mid: 34,67;
17,98 (34,14%)

Internet users

92,00 {per 100 people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 15 in the world of 206 (93,20%); 11 place in Europe from 47 (78,72%)
7,61 % (1,52 % annual) ↘
min: 0,087; max: 92,00; max-min: 91,91 (99,91%); mid: 46,04;
45,96 (49,95%)
59 927 369 {number[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 206 (95,63%); 3 place in Europe from 47 (95,74%)
10,97 % (2,19 % annual) ↘
min: 50 009; max: 59 927 369; max-min: 59 877 360 (99,92%); mid: 29 988 689;
29 938 680 (49,96%)

Internet hosts in United Kingdom


Internet hosts

8 107 000 [?] (2015)
(descending): 15 in the world of 224 (93,75%); 7 place in Europe from 51 (88,24%)

Air transport in United Kingdom


Air transport, freight

5 467 [?] (2015)
(descending): 11 in the world of 145 (93,10%); 3 place in Europe from 32 (93,75%)
11,27 % (2,25 % annual) ↗
min: 516,90; max: 7 618; max-min: 7 101 (93,21%); mid: 4 068;
1 399 (25,59%)

Air transport, passengers carried

131 449 680 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 3 in the world of 156 (98,72%); 1 place in Europe from 36 (100%)
22,77 % (4,55 % annual) ↘
min: 15 568 800; max: 131 449 680; max-min: 115 880 880 (88,16%); mid: 73 509 240;
57 940 440 (44,08%)

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

1 100 186 people[?] (2015)
(descending): 4 in the world of 156 (98,08%); 1 place in Europe from 36 (100%)
10,46 % (2,09 % annual) ↘
min: 397 100; max: 1 100 186; max-min: 703 086 (63,91%); mid: 748 643;
351 543 (31,95%)

Airports in United Kingdom


Airports

460 [?] (2015)
(descending): 18 in the world of 224 (92,41%); 4 place in Europe from 47 (93,62%)

Airports - with paved runways

271 [?] (2015)
(descending): 9 in the world of 223 (96,41%); 4 place in Europe from 47 (93,62%)

Airports - with unpaved runways

189 [?] (2015)
(descending): 15 in the world of 189 (92,59%); 3 place in Europe from 40 (95%)

Roads in United Kingdom


Roadways total

394 428 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 18 in the world of 219 (92,24%); 9 place in Europe from 49 (83,67%)

Roadways paved

394 428 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 185 (95,14%); 6 place in Europe from 41 (87,80%)

Roadways express

3 519 km.[?] (2015)
(descending): 14 in the world of 33 (60,61%); 7 place in Europe from 19 (68,42%)