Department of Public Works and Highways
NATIONAL ROAD DENSITY PER REGION
CY 2004-2016
                           
Table 1.5
Source: RBIA Database      

Unit of Measure:  kilometer per square kilometer

REGION 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
CAR  9.66 8.80 9.51 9.50 9.53 9.67 9.85 9.97 10.32 11.02 11.14 11.25 11.84
NCR 146.10 159.56 166.13 166.54 175.39 175.82 179.73 180.82 180.97 184.15 185.16 185.63 187.08
NIR 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 12.32 12.34
I 13.20 12.36 12.36 12.37 12.37 12.36 12.50 12.68 12.67 12.77 12.83 12.84 12.86
II 6.80 6.20 6.27 6.25 6.28 6.33 6.39 6.40 6.56 6.33 6.41 6.40 6.43
III 9.35 7.96 9.20 9.23 9.42 9.85 10.33 10.32 10.31 10.70 10.70 10.70 10.70
IV-A 14.13 15.73 14.48 14.25 14.11 14.12 14.60 14.60 14.75 14.85 15.13 15.13 15.19
IV-B 7.48 6.81 7.38 7.38 7.51 7.52 7.62 7.63 7.63 7.72 7.76 7.76 7.76
V 12.38 11.98 12.11 12.10 12.35 12.37 12.74 12.75 12.75 12.94 12.94 12.96 13.17
VI 14.31 13.96 13.96 13.85 13.85 13.85 14.08 14.17 14.16 14.39 14.46 14.97 15.10
VII 11.93 12.03 12.80 12.82 12.80 12.93 14.28 14.28 14.28 14.45 14.49 16.62 16.68
VIII 10.14 9.96 10.04 10.20 10.20 10.20 10.43 10.51 10.55 10.81 10.90 10.89 10.92
IX 6.23 5.63 7.10 7.15 7.15 7.15 8.10 8.20 8.49 9.27 9.59 9.73 9.77
X 8.00 7.48 7.95 8.21 8.37 8.38 9.26 9.26 9.27 9.28 9.40 9.58 9.59
XI 7.24 7.05 7.09 7.11 7.11 7.30 8.12 8.10 8.17 8.14 8.16 8.24 8.25
XII 6.21 5.67 5.80 5.79 6.14 6.27 6.74 6.75 6.78 6.68 6.76 6.76 6.79
XIII 6.41 6.32 6.32 6.32 6.31 6.37 6.68 6.69 6.82 7.00 7.17 7.20 7.20
Nationwide  9.52 9.14 9.46 9.48 9.57 9.65 10.09 10.13 10.21 10.36 10.46 10.49 10.54
* Note : NIR has only been created in 2015; thus, there is no data for the prior years.             
            Road density refers to the ratio of the length of the country's total road network to its land are.
            Data on land area is sourced from the Department of Environment and   Natural Resources (DENR).
 


Notes:
 

1.) Road data provided are as of  13 December 2016.

2.) "No Assessment" refers to Road Sections that are either under construction and/or segments with length below the 50-meter gauging length.

3.) National Roads are classified into:

        Primary Roads - roads that connect major cities with population of  at least 100,000.   

        Secondary Roads - other roads which complement with national primary roads to provide access to main population and production centers of the country.  

        Tertiary Roads - other existing roads under DPWH which perform a local function. (In the map, these roads are represented only by letters.

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