Ranking the total railway (train) coverage by country, from highest to lowest.
Railway Coverage provides for vital tactical flexibility, serving both wartime and peacetime industry. In the event of Total War, railways are crucial to mobilization of military elements. The network also provides needed access to strategic areas, movement of very-heavy equipment and supplies, and showcases infrastructure maturity of a given nation.
Usability of railways follows the CIA World Factbook's interpretation. Values below are presented in Kilometers (km).
The GlobalFirepower.com logo is a trademark of this website and is protected by all applicable domestic and international intellectual property laws. The published content of the pages contained herein is unique to this website (unless where indicated) and not for reuse in any form. About: GlobalFirepower.com is an annually-updated, statistics-based website tracking defense-related information of 140 nations and exists as a wholly-independent resource.