Metro system openings worldwide by region 1860-2017

Number of metro system openings worldwide per decade between 1860 and 2017, by region

Metro system openings worldwide by region 1860-2017 This statistic illustrates the number of metro system openings worldwide per decade between 1860 and 2017, broken down by region. In the years between 2010 and 2017, 33 new metro systems were opened in the Asia-Pacific region.
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Number of metro system openings worldwide per decade between 1860 and 2017, by region

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DecadeAsia-PacificEuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaEurasiaMENA
1860-69-1----
1870-79------
1880-89------
1890-99-22---
1900-09-22---
1910-19-2-1--
1920-291-----
1930-391---1-
1940-49------
1950-59132-1-
1960-6913113-
1970-79610331-
1980-89944361
1990-991081321
2000-091192512
2010-19331-317
DecadeAsia-PacificEuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaEurasiaMENA
1860-69-1----
1870-79------
1880-89------
1890-99-22---
1900-09-22---
1910-19-2-1--
1920-291-----
1930-391---1-
1940-49------
1950-59132-1-
1960-6913113-
1970-79610331-
1980-89944361
1990-991081321
2000-091192512
2010-19331-317
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This statistic illustrates the number of metro system openings worldwide per decade between 1860 and 2017, broken down by region. In the years between 2010 and 2017, 33 new metro systems were opened in the Asia-Pacific region.
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