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Railway passengers, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 32 countries was 42387 million passengers times kilometers.The highest value was in China: 681203 million passengers times kilometers and the lowest value was in Bosnia and Herzegovina: 30 million passengers times kilometers. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million passengers times kilometers; Source: The World Bank
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Definition: Passengers carried by railway are the number of passengers transported by rail times kilometers traveled.
Railway passengers in the European union
Railway passengers in Europe
Railway passengers in Asia
Railway passengers in Africa
Railway passengers in North America
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Railway passengers in Australia


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