Bhutan



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Bhutan Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 29,900 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 149,400 (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: urban towns and district headquarters have telecommunications services domestic: very low teledensity; domestic service is very poor especially in rural areas; wireless service available since 2003 international: country code - 975; international telephone and telegraph service via landline and microwave relay through India; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 0, FM 9, shortwave 1 (2007)
Television broadcast stations: 1 (2007)
Internet country code: .bt
Internet hosts: 9,046 (2008)
Internet users: 40,000 (2007)

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