Nepal Country Profile

Selected Infrastructure Indicators

2005

2009

2010

2011

2012

Quality of port infrastructure, WEF (1=extremely underdeveloped to 7=well developed and efficient by international standards)

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2.8

2.9

2.6

2.7

Air transport, registered carrier departures worldwide

6,255.0

6,804.0

45,990.0

44,126.0

34,745.0

Air transport, freight (million ton-km)

6.9

6.3

6.5

6.5

5.8

Air transport, passengers carried (thousand)

480.3

484.4

917.9

901.1

776.9

Road density (km of road per 100 sq. km of land area)

12.0

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Roads, goods transported (million ton-km)

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Roads, passengers carried (million passenger-km)

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Railways, goods transported (million ton-km)

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Railways, passengers carried (million passenger-km)

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Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum value in 2004 = 100)

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Container port traffic (TEU: 20 foot equivalent units)

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Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)

0.8

19.0

30.7

43.8

52.8

Telephone lines (per 100 people)

1.8

2.8

2.8

2.8

2.7

Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people)

0.0

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.4

Internet users (per 100 people)

0.8

2.0

7.9

9.0

11.1

Source: World Development Indicators, December 2013