Communications in Spain


Communications in Spain

Telephones - main lines in use:17.336 million (1999)

Telephones - mobile cellular:38.6 million (2004)

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)

Country code (Top-level domain): ES


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