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Road density

(km per 100 sq.km)

In 2011, road density in New Zealand was 35.2 km per 100 sq.km. In the ranking by road density including 89 countries, New Zealand has the 61st rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Singapore and the Sweden. Compared to Argentina which at the top of the ranking with road density of 8.7 km per 100 sq.km in 2011, New Zealand has 303.48 % percent higher road density.

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What is road density?

Road density is the ratio of the length of the country's total road network to the country's land area. The road network includes all roads in the country: motorways, highways, main or national roads, secondary or regional roads, and other urban and rural roads.