Number of annual passengers using metro systems worldwide between 2012 and 2017, by region
(in billions)
Annual ridership of metro systems worldwide by region 2012-2017
This statistic represents the annual number of passengers using metro systems worldwide between 2012 and 2017, broken down by region. In 2017, the Asia-Pacific region had the highest ridership, with almost 26.7 billion passengers using metro systems in that year.
Number of annual passengers using metro systems worldwide between 2012 and 2017, by region
(in billions)
Asia-PacificEuropeLatin AmericaEurasiaNorth AmericaMENA
201726.6910.755.914.73.731.99
201624.410.525.644.743.641.86
201522.3210.365.64.773.71.77
201421.19.955.484.893.61.65
201319.669.595.274.973.41.37
201220.899.714.994.873.351.25
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Release date

September 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2012 to 2017

Supplementary notes

Values have been rounded.

Annual ridership of metro systems worldwide by region 2012-2017
This statistic represents the annual number of passengers using metro systems worldwide between 2012 and 2017, broken down by region. In 2017, the Asia-Pacific region had the highest ridership, with almost 26.7 billion passengers using metro systems in that year.
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