El Salvador



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El Salvador Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 1.08 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 6.137 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: multiple mobile-cellular service providers are expanding services rapidly and in 2007 mobile-cellular density stood at nearly 90 per 100 persons; growth in fixed-line services has slowed in the face of mobile-cellular competition domestic: nationwide microwave radio relay system international: country code - 503; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean); connected to Central American Microwave System (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 52, FM 144, shortwave 0 (2005)
Television broadcast stations: 5 (1997)
Internet country code: .sv
Internet hosts: 11,434 (2008)
Internet users: 700,000 (2006)

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