Number of annual passengers using metro systems in 2017, by region
(in billions)
Annual ridership of metro systems worldwide by region 2017
This statistic represents the total number of passengers on metro systems in 2017, by region. Asia-Pacific had the highest ridership, as almost 27.7 billion passengers used metro systems in that year.
Number of annual passengers using metro systems in 2017, by region
(in billions)
Annual passengers in billions
Asia-Pacific26.69
Europe10.75
Latin America5.92
Eurasia4.7
North America3.73
MENA1.99
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Sources

Release date

April 2016

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2017

Supplementary notes

Values have been rounded.

Annual ridership of metro systems worldwide by region 2017
This statistic represents the total number of passengers on metro systems in 2017, by region. Asia-Pacific had the highest ridership, as almost 27.7 billion passengers used metro systems in that year.
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