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Micronesia, Federated States of Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 6,808
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 6 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 31,400
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 30 (July 2013 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: adequate system
domestic: islands interconnected by shortwave radiotelephone (used mostly for government purposes), satellite (Intelsat) ground stations, and some coaxial and fiber-optic cable; mobile-cellular service available on the major islands
international: country code - 691; satellite earth stations - 5 Intelsat (Pacific Ocean); in 2015, Fiber Optic was launched and is the primary communication path to the outside world (2016)
Broadcast mediano TV broadcast stations; each state has a multi-channel cable service with TV transmissions carrying roughly 95% imported programming and 5% local programming; about a half-dozen radio stations (2009)
Internet country code.fm
Internet userstotal: 33,000
percent of population: 31.5% (July 2015 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017