Niger



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Niger Communications 2006

Telephones - main lines in use: 24,000 (2005)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 299,900 (2005)
Telephone system: general assessment: small system of wire, radio telephone communications, and microwave radio relay links concentrated in the southwestern area of Niger domestic: wire, radiotelephone communications, and microwave radio relay; domestic satellite system with 3 earth stations and 1 planned international: country code - 227; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 5, FM 6, shortwave 4 (2001)
Television broadcast stations: 3 (plus seven low-power repeaters) (2002)
Internet country code: .ne
Internet hosts: 189 (2006)
Internet users: 24,000 (2005)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Niger on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Niger Communications 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Niger Communications 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.