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Lebanon Communications 2016
https://allcountries.org/world_fact_book_2016/lebanon/lebanon_communications.html
SOURCE: 2016 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Lebanon Communications 2016
SOURCE: 2016 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 11, 2016

Telephones - fixed lines:
total subscriptions: 970,000
[see also: Telephones - fixed lines - total subscriptions country ranks ]
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 16 (2014 est.)
[see also: Telephones - fixed lines - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants country ranks ]
country comparison to the world: 77

Telephones - mobile cellular:
total: 4.4 million
[see also: Telephones - mobile cellular - total country ranks ]
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 75 (2014 est.)
[see also: Telephones - mobile cellular - subscriptions per 100 inhabitants country ranks ]
country comparison to the world: 125

Telephone system:
general assessment: repair of the telecommunications system, severely damaged during the civil war, now complete
domestic: two mobile-cellular networks provide good service; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular subscribership roughly 100 per 100 persons
international: country code - 961; submarine cable links to Cyprus, Egypt, and Syria; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Indian Ocean and 1 Atlantic Ocean); coaxial cable to Syria (2011)

Broadcast media:
7 TV stations, 1 of which is state owned; more than 30 radio stations, 1 of which is state owned; satellite and cable TV services available; transmissions of at least 2 international broadcasters are accessible through partner stations (2007)

Radio broadcast stations:
AM 20, FM 30 (plus about a dozen unlicensed stations operating), shortwave 4 (2009)

Television - broadcast stations:
12 (2009)

Internet country code:
.lb

Internet hosts:
64,926 (2012)
country comparison to the world: 91
[see also: Internet hosts country ranks ]

Internet users:
total: 4 million
[see also: Internet users - total country ranks ]
percent of population: 67.2% (2014 est.)
[see also: Internet users - percent of population country ranks ]
country comparison to the world: 76


NOTE: The information regarding Lebanon on this page is re-published from the 2016 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Lebanon Communications 2016 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Lebanon Communications 2016 should be addressed to the CIA.




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