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France Communications 2007
https://allcountries.org/wfb2007/france/france_communications.html
SOURCE: 2007 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Telephones - main lines in use:
34.63 million; 33.897 million (metropolitan France) (2006)

Telephones - mobile cellular:
53.023 million; 51.662 million (metropolitan France) (2006)

Telephone system:
general assessment: highly developed
domestic: extensive cable and microwave radio relay; extensive introduction of fiber-optic cable; domestic satellite system
international: country code - 33; numerous submarine cables provide links throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and US; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (with total of 5 antennas - 2 for Indian Ocean and 3 for Atlantic Ocean), NA Eutelsat, 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic Ocean region); HF radiotelephone communications with more than 20 countries
overseas departments: country codes: French Guiana - 594; Guadeloupe - 590; Martinique - 596; Reunion - 262

Radio broadcast stations:
AM 41, FM about 3,500 (this figure is an approximation and includes many repeaters), shortwave 2 (1998)

Television broadcast stations:
584 (plus 9,676 repeaters) (1995)

Internet country code:
metropolitan France - .fr; French Guiana - .gf; Guadeloupe - .gp; Martinique - .mq; Reunion - .re

Internet hosts:
12.556 million; 12.555 million (metropolitan France) (2007)

Internet users:
31.295 million; 30.838 million (metropolitan France) (2007)


NOTE: The information regarding France on this page is re-published from the 2007 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of France Communications 2007 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about France Communications 2007 should be addressed to the CIA.



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