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Sweden Transportation
Railways:
total: 11,481 km
standard gauge: 11,481 km 1.435-m gauge (7,527 km electrified) (2003)
Highways:
total: 212,402 km
paved: 166,523 km (including 1,499 km of expressways)
unpaved: 45,879 km (2000)
Waterways:
2,052 km
note: navigable to small steamers and barges
Pipelines:
gas 798 km (2003)
Ports and harbors:
Gavle, Goteborg, Halmstad, Helsingborg, Hudiksvall, Kalmar, Karlshamn, Lulea, Malmo, Solvesborg, Stockholm, Sundsvall
Merchant marine:
total: 178 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 2,702,763 GRT/1,884,570 DWT
registered in other countries: 154 (2003 est.)
foreign-owned: Denmark 12, Finland 10, Germany 3, Italy 7, Japan 2, Netherlands 1, Norway 12, Russia 1
by type: bulk 7, cargo 36, chemical tanker 31, combination bulk 1, combination ore/oil 1, petroleum tanker 25, roll on/roll off 39, short-sea/passenger 8, specialized tanker 7, vehicle carrier 23
Airports:
255 (2003 est.)
Airports - with paved runways:
total: 155
over 3,047 m: 3
2,438 to 3,047 m: 11
914 to 1,523 m: 23
under 914 m: 36 (2003 est.)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 82
Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 100
914 to 1,523 m: 10
under 914 m: 90 (2003 est.)
Heliports:
2 (2003 est.)
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