Greece - Telephone lines

Fixed telephone subscriptions

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions in Greece was 5,332,521 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6,352,302 in 2004 and a minimum value of 181,734 in 1960.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database, and World Bank estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1960 181,734
1965 415,000
1970 887,000
1975 1,687,000
1976 1,806,000
1977 1,904,742
1978 2,025,307
1979 2,156,046
1980 2,270,406
1981 2,401,169
1982 2,534,413
1983 2,714,395
1984 2,926,885
1985 3,116,798
1986 3,291,971
1987 3,465,815
1988 3,618,065
1989 3,788,146
1990 3,948,654
1991 4,190,087
1992 4,496,544
1993 4,744,016
1994 4,976,205
1995 5,162,772
1996 5,328,794
1997 5,430,855
1998 5,535,521
1999 5,610,931
2000 5,659,274
2001 5,607,779
2002 6,293,806
2003 6,300,432
2004 6,352,302
2005 6,311,656
2006 6,170,455
2007 5,469,425
2008 5,253,695
2009 6,000,361
2010 5,898,097
2011 5,744,955
2012 5,461,193
2013 5,332,521

Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people) in Greece was 47.92 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 57.56 in 2004 and a minimum value of 2.18 in 1960.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 2.18
1965 4.85
1970 10.09
1975 18.65
1976 19.74
1977 20.54
1978 21.53
1979 22.61
1980 23.55
1981 24.68
1982 25.87
1983 27.56
1984 29.59
1985 31.37
1986 33.01
1987 34.63
1988 36.02
1989 37.53
1990 38.86
1991 40.89
1992 43.44
1993 45.34
1994 47.07
1995 48.38
1996 49.53
1997 50.13
1998 50.80
1999 51.25
2000 51.51
2001 50.92
2002 57.08
2003 57.11
2004 57.56
2005 57.16
2006 55.83
2007 49.42
2008 47.40
2009 54.07
2010 53.09
2011 51.67
2012 49.09
2013 47.92

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications