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Belgium Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 4.668 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 10.23 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: highly developed, technologically advanced, and completely automated domestic and international telephone and telegraph facilities domestic: nationwide cellular telephone system; extensive cable network; limited microwave radio relay network international: country code - 32; landing point for a number of submarine cables that provide links to Europe, the Middle East, and Asia; satellite earth stations - 7 (Intelsat - 3) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 7, FM 79, shortwave 1 (1998)
Television broadcast stations: 25 (plus 10 repeaters) (1997)
Internet country code: .be
Internet hosts: 3.841 million (2008)
Internet users: 5.22 million (2007)

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