the following chart describes the situation regarding underground transportation in London, Paris, Tokyo, Washington DC, Kyoko and Los Angel.
The major cites founded their subway system in the 20th century, which was in Tokyo, Washington DC, Kyoko. London firstly completed its underground work and began to operate in 1836. the lastest time that Los Angel had had its subway was after 136 years.
London has the longest underground railway distance, which is almost 2 times than Paris. Tokyo and Washington DC have similar datum which are 149 kilometer and 114 kilometer respectively. Kyoko only contains 11 kilometer of route length.
Though the longest route is in London, the most carrying capacity is Tokyo's subway system. It carried about 1434 million passengers per year, while 548 million people in London at the same time. The figures in Washington DC are not achieved 100, only 70 per year. Kyoto only carries 11 million people which is the lowest carrying capacity in all six cities.
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there is a table which illustrates the relative data about underground system in six countries, london, paris, tokyo, washington d.c, kyoto and los angeles.
in 1983 the first railway was built in london, which is the longest railway (1100km) in the six cities. the carrying capacity reach 548 million people per year. as a countries having railway earlier, paris established the first underground in 1890 and 850 million people per year were carried by using 548 kilometer railway. comparatively, tokyo has relatively less railway (149 km), but it carries most people per year about 1434 million people. similarly, the railway in los angeles is used effectively. people in los angeles use 14 km railway to carry 306 million people per year when it was built in 2001 firstly.
overall, the cities ,having the first railway and the longest railway, the railway of having the biggest carrying capacity, the most effective railway are london, tokyo, los angeles respectively