Telecommunications in Spain


Telecommunications in Spain


Telephones - main lines in use: 18.583 million (2007)

Telephones - mobile cellular: 48.8 million (2007)

Telephone system: generally adequate, modern facilities
domestic: NA
international: 22 coaxial submarine cables; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean), NA Eutelsat; tropospheric scatter to adjacent countries

Radio broadcast stations: AM 208, FM 715, shortwave 1 (1998)

Radios: 13.1 million (1997)

Television broadcast stations: 228 (plus 2,112 repeaters); note - these figures include 11 television broadcast stations and 89 repeaters in the Canary Islands (September 1995)

Televisions: 16.2 million (1997)

Internet Service Providers (ISPs): 49 (1999)

Internet Hosts: 3,264 million (2008)

Internet Users: 19.69 million (2007)

Country code (Top-level domain): ES

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