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    Sri Lanka Transportation 2001

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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 1,463 km
      broad gauge: 1,404 km 1.676-m gauge
      narrow gauge: 59 km 0.762-m gauge (1996)

      Highways:
      total: 11,285 km
      paved: 10,721 km
      unpaved: 564 km (1998 est.)

      Waterways: 430 km (navigable by shallow-draft craft)

      Pipelines: crude oil and petroleum products 62 km (1987)

      Ports and harbors: Colombo, Galle, Jaffna, Trincomalee

      Merchant marine:
      total: 20 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 149,902 GRT/247,852 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 1, cargo 16, container 1, petroleum tanker 1, refrigerated cargo 1 (2000 est.)

      Airports: 14 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 12
      over 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 6 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 2
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
      under 914 m: 1 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Sri Lanka on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Sri Lanka Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sri Lanka Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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