Aruba



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Aruba Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 38,700 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 105,700 (2006)
Telephone system: general assessment: modern fully automatic telecommunications system domestic: increased competition through privatization; 3 wireless service providers are now licensed international: country code - 297; landing site for the PAN-AM submarine telecommunications cable system that extends from the US Virgin Islands through Aruba to Venezuela, Colombia, Panama, and the west coast of South America; extensive interisland microwave radio relay links (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 2, FM 16, shortwave 0 (2004)
Television broadcast stations: 1 (1997)
Internet country code: .aw
Internet hosts: 17,661 (2008)
Internet users: 24,000 (2007)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Aruba on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Aruba Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Aruba Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.