Eritrea



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Eritrea Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 37,500 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 70,000 (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: inadequate; combined fixed-line and mobile cellular subscribership is only about 2 per 100 persons domestic: inadequate; most telephones are in Asmara; government is seeking international tenders to improve the system (2002) international: country code - 291; note - international connections exist
Radio broadcast stations: AM 2, FM NA, shortwave 2 (2000)
Television broadcast stations: 2 (2006)
Internet country code: .er
Internet hosts: 1,074 (2008)
Internet users: 120,000 (2007)

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