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Railroad lines, total length in km, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 7 countries was 20984 km.The highest value was in India: 68155 km and the lowest value was in the United Arab Emirates: 261 km. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: km; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Railroad lines, km, 2019 Global rank Available data
India 68155 1 1995 - 2019
China 68141 2 1995 - 2019
South Korea 4111 3 1995 - 2019
Vietnam 2481 4 1995 - 2019
Azerbaijan 2140 5 1995 - 2019
Israel 1599 6 1995 - 2019
UA Emirates 261 7 2019 - 2019


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