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    Finland Transportation 2001
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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 5,865 km
      broad gauge: 5,865 km 1.524-m gauge (2,192 km electrified; 480 km double or multiple track) (1998)

      Highways:
      total: 77,796 km
      paved: 49,789 km (including 444 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 28,042 km (1999)

      Waterways: 6,675 km
      note: includes Saimaa Canal; 3,700 km suitable for large ships

      Pipelines: natural gas 580 km

      Ports and harbors: Hamina, Helsinki, Kokkola, Kotka, Loviisa, Oulu, Pori, Rauma, Turku, Uusikaupunki, Varkaus

      Merchant marine:
      total: 98 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,172,808 GRT/1,138,175 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 9, cargo 23, chemical tanker 5, passenger 1, petroleum tanker 11, railcar carrier 1, roll on/roll off 37, short-sea passenger 11 (2000 est.)

      Airports: 159 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 69
      over 3,047 m: 3
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 26
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 10
      914 to 1,523 m: 20
      under 914 m: 10 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 90
      914 to 1,523 m: 6
      under 914 m: 84 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Finland 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 Finland Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Finland Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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