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Waterways Transport In tonne-km (As % of Total Inland Freight Transport) (%), 2015 or latest
Transport | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 14 countries in 2015, Netherlands ranked the highest in waterways transport in tonne-km as a share of total inland freight transport with 39.1% followed by Belgium and Romania. On the other end of the scale was United Kingdom with 0.100%, Italy with 0.100% and Finland with 0.400%.

Data for more countries are available at Waterways Transport In tonne-km (As % of Total Inland Freight Transport) indicator page.

Waterways Transport In tonne-km (As % of Total Inland Freight Transport) Unit 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Austria % 4.10% 4.70% 4.20% 4.60% 5.10%
Belgium % 14.3% 17.6% 18.5% 20.9% 20.5%
Bulgaria % ... ... ... ... ... 20.7% 21.2% 15.0% 16.4% 15.0%
Croatia % ... ... ... ... ... 5.70% 7.60% 5.70% 6.60% 6.40%
Finland % 0.200% 0.200% 0.200% 0.400% 0.400%
France % 4.10% 4.30% 3.90% 4.20% 4.30%
Germany % 12.1% 12.9% 11.2% 12.3% 12.6%
Hungary % 4.10% 5.30% 4.00% 4.40% 4.10%
Italy % ... 0.100% 0.100% 0.100% 0.100%
Luxembourg % 3.10% 3.80% 3.20% 3.40% 3.40%
Netherlands % 31.3% 36.0% 36.2% 38.4% 38.4%
Romania % 20.6% 27.2% 21.7% 22.5% 20.7%
Slovakia % 2.50% 3.20% 2.40% 2.60% 2.50%
United Kingdom % 0.100% 0.100% 0.100% 0.100% 0.100%