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Austria Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 3.374 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 9.768 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: highly developed and efficient domestic: fixed-line subscribership has been in decline since the mid-1990s with mobile-cellular subscribership eclipsing it by the late 1990s; the fiber-optic net is very extensive; all telephone applications and Internet services are available international: country code - 43; satellite earth stations - 15; in addition, there are about 600 VSATs (very small aperture terminals) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 2, FM 65 (plus several hundred repeaters), shortwave 1 (2001)
Television broadcast stations: 10 (plus more than 1,000 repeaters) (2001)
Internet country code: .at
Internet hosts: 2.806 million (2008)
Internet users: 4.277 million (2007)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Austria 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 Austria Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Austria Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.