Nicaragua



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Nicaragua Transportation 2004

Railways: total: 6 km narrow gauge: 6 km 1.067-m gauge (2003)
Highways: total: 19,032 km paved: 2,094 km unpaved: 16,938 km (2000)
Waterways: 2,220 km (including lakes Managua and Nicaragua) (1997)
Pipelines: oil 54 km (2004)
Ports and harbors: Bluefields, Corinto, El Bluff, Puerto Cabezas, Puerto Sandino, Rama, San Juan del Sur
Merchant marine: none
Airports: 176 (2003 est.)
Airports - with paved runways: total: 11 2,438 to 3,047 m: 3 1,524 to 2,437 m: 2 914 to 1,523 m: 3 under 914 m: 3 (2004 est.)
Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 165 1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 914 to 1,523 m: 23 under 914 m: 141 (2004 est.)

NOTE: The transportation information regarding Nicaragua on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Nicaragua Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Nicaragua Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.