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Sri Lanka Communications 2007
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SOURCE: 2007 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Telephones - main lines in use:
2.087 million (2007)

Telephones - mobile cellular:
5.959 million (2007)

Telephone system:
general assessment: telephone services have improved significantly and are available in most parts of the country
domestic: national trunk network consists mostly of digital microwave radio relay; fiber-optic links now in use in Colombo area and 2 fixed wireless local loops have been installed; competition is strong in mobile cellular systems and mobile cellular subscribership is increasing; telephone density remains low
international: country code - 94; submarine cables to Indonesia, Djibouti, India and Maldives; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Indian Ocean)

Radio broadcast stations:
34 (station types NA) (2006)

Television broadcast stations:
14 (2006)

Internet country code:
.lk

Internet hosts:
6,198 (2007)

Internet users:
428,000 (2006)


NOTE: The information regarding Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka Communications 2007 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sri Lanka Communications 2007 should be addressed to the CIA.



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