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Tonga Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 21,000 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 46,500 (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: competition between Tonga Telecommunications Corporation (TCC) and Shoreline Communications Tonga (SCT) is accelerating expansion of telecommunications; SCT recently granted authority to develop high-speed digital service for telephone, Internet, and television domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity roughly 40 telephones per 100 persons; fully automatic switched network international: country code - 676; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Pacific Ocean) (2004)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 1, FM 4, shortwave 1 (2001)
Television broadcast stations: 3 (2004)
Internet country code: .to
Internet hosts: 19,231 (2008)
Internet users: 8,400 (2007)

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