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Panama Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 491,900 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 2.392 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: domestic and international facilities well developed domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity is approaching 90 per 100 persons international: country code - 507; landing point for the Americas Region Caribbean Ring System (ARCOS-1), the MAYA-1, and PAN-AM submarine cable systems that together provide links to the US and parts of the Caribbean, Central America, and South America; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean); connected to the Central American Microwave System (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 101, FM 134, shortwave 0 (1998)
Television broadcast stations: 38 (including repeaters) (1998)
Internet country code: .pa
Internet hosts: 7,858 (2008)
Internet users: 525,200 (2007)

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