United Kingdom: Railroad lines, km

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 United Kingdom

Railroad lines, total length in km

 Latest value 16,179
 Year 2021
 Measure km
 Data availability 1995 - 2021
 Average 16,495
 Min - Max 15,847 - 17,010
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for the United Kingdom from 1995 to 2021. The average value for the United Kingdom during that period was 16495 km with a minimum of 15847 km in 2012 and a maximum of 17010 km in 2002. The latest value from 2021 is 16179 km. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 65 countries is 12094 km. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
United Kingdom - Railroad lines, km - Recent values chart

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United Kingdom - Railroad lines, km - historical chart - 1995-2021

Definition: Rail lines are the length of railway route available for train service, irrespective of the number of parallel tracks.

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