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Spain Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 18.583 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 48.813 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: well developed, modern facilities; fixed-line teledensity is about 45 per 100 persons domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity is nearly 170 telephones per 100 persons international: country code - 34; submarine cables provide connectivity to Europe, Middle East, Asia, and US; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Atlantic Ocean and 1 Indian Ocean), NA Eutelsat; tropospheric scatter to adjacent countries
Radio broadcast stations: AM 208, FM 715, shortwave 1 (1998)
Television broadcast stations: 224 (plus 2,105 repeaters; includes 11 television broadcast stations and 88 repeaters in the Canary Islands) (1995)
Internet country code: .es
Internet hosts: 3.264 million (2008)
Internet users: 19.69 million (2007)

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