TABLE 3  GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF VARIOUS ROAD CLASSES

1979 (km)

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                 TRUNK          MAIN         DISTRICT          OTHER
                 ROADS          ROADS          ROADS           ROADS   TOTAL
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Kaokoveld          -             140            125           2.400    2.665
Kavango            -             130            460           2.050    2.640
Hereroland         -              12            740           2.552    3.304
Owamboland        210            265            460           2.735    3.670
Bushmanland        -              -             195             338      533
Damaraland         25            290            940           1.009    2.264
Caprivi            -              -             105             225      330
Rehoboth          130             54            521              73      778
Namaland a)       155            101            607             339    1.202
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Sub-total         520            992          4.153          11.721   17.386
Per cent          2,9            5,7           23,9            67,5      100
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Modern Sect. b) 1.839          6.273        16.584           4.526    29.222
Per cent          6,2           21,5           56,8            15,5      100
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Grand Total     2.359           7.265        20.737          16.247   46.608
Per cent          4,9            15,5          44,9            34,7      100
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NOTA: a) Includes parts of Mariental and Bethanien districts
      b) 16 districts in the "modern" sector including Walvis Bay

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