|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|68||United Arab Emirates||1,480,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||955,900|
|116||Trinidad and Tobago||293,300|
|141||Papua New Guinea||121,200|
|160||Isle of Man||51,000|
|166||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||42,000|
|172||Antigua and Barbuda||35,500|
|183||British Virgin Islands||26,800|
|184||Northern Mariana Islands||25,500|
|190||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||21,700|
|191||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,600|
|201||Congo, Republic of the||10,000|
|202||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,500|
|204||Sao Tome and Principe||7,700|
|210||Holy See (Vatican City)||5,120|
|213||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|216||Turks and Caicos Islands||3,700|
|217||Wallis and Futuna||3,100|
|222||Central African Republic||2,300|
|223||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||2,000|
|228||Cocos (Keeling) Islands||287|
Definition: This entry gives the total number of main telephone lines in use.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
iPhone 6 launch mania: Bigger phones, bigger lines
CNet - 9/19/2014 5:20:25 PM
By the morning, there were easily more than 1,500 people in line. The flagship Apple store in New York normally draws a large crowd on iPhone launch day -- but not like this: While stores around the world saw longer lines than usual, the scene at the ...
iPhone 5S makes rapid start in China and hits 10% of iPhones in use, data shows
theguardian.com - 12/11/2013 11:59:16 PM
The result comes even before its deal with China Mobile, the world's ... on the three main carriers in the country, which between them have 391m 3G subscribers - half as many again as the total US phone market. "[Having[ Apple iPhone 5s at all three ...
24 Countries With Better Infrastructure Than America
The Business Insider - 3/10/2013 9:31:10 AM
The U.S. ranked 25 in this category, falling behind countries ... the country's businesses as "very sophisticated" and "among the most innovative in the world." Iceland ranks 2nd for quality of electricity supply and 6th for fixed telephone lines per ...
Landline Phones Go The Way Of The Telegram
Forbes - 7/16/2013 1:37:14 AM
India’s state-owned telegraph service sent the world’s last telegram out over the wires last night. The country’s telegraph ... While the overhead electric distribution lines were replaced, the copper-wire telephone lines were not.
Iglesia opens world’s largest indoor arena for centennial rites
Global Nation - 7/19/2014 8:28:28 PM
It’s all systems go for Monday’s inauguration of the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, “the world’s largest domed indoor arena,” which will be the main site of the ... to God and honor to the country. He said the Arena had ...
Anticipation Rises as the XFC Featherweight World Championship Title is put on the line Sept. 27th at XFCi6
East Side Boxing - 9/23/2014 6:55:53 PM
On September 27, in Araraquara (SP), Brazilian Featherweight Champion Deivison Ribeiro puts his title on the line against USA’s Waylon ... now make his debut in his native country under the XFC banner, in the main event of XFCI6, as the promotion kicks ...
World Bank Warns That One-Third Of Argentina's Population At Risk Of Sliding Back Into Poverty
Bernama - 9/23/2014 3:18:09 AM
but has highlighted that the country should "focus on the need to sustain social gains achieved in recent years and expand social inclusion in an efficient and sustainable manner." The World Bank report, published for internal use in August of this year ...
Foxconn to speed up 'robot army' deployment
PC World - 6/26/2013 2:54:03 PM
Michael Kan Foxconn Technology Group CEO Terry Gou mimicking a robot hand. Foxconn is the world’s largest ... workers in the country, according to Gou. Last December, Foxconn customer Apple said it would manufacture one of its Mac lines in the U.S ...
China’s Plan to Limit Coal Use Could Spur Consumption for Years
New York Times - 7/25/2014 12:04:27 AM
“The main ... World Resources Institute in Washington who works on emissions and energy policy in China. Growth in coal use has slowed markedly in the past couple of years, but the China National Coal Association said last year that it expected the ...
Lawyer: Uighur scholar in China gets life sentence
The Tampa Tribune - 9/23/2014 8:54:35 AM
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court imposed a life sentence Tuesday on a moderate scholar who championed the country's Uighur minority ... lawyer Li Fangping said by telephone from outside the courthouse. The court didn't answer calls seeking information ...
Why the world can't agree on climate change, in 7 charts
Vox - 9/22/2014 12:16:12 PM
The main obstacle here is ... The colored lines show various future pathways and what they'd mean for climate change. We're currently on pace for somewhere between 5.8°F and 9.7°F of warming The world's nations have all agreed that it would be "dangerous ...
Modi wins hearts, proposes HIT formula for Nepal's development
Hindustan Times - 8/3/2014 2:48:34 PM
I consider myself very lucky to have returned to this beautiful country ... lines for electricity. "It came to my mind that let's hit Nepal. Many of you would take offence to my use of this term but when I talk of hitting Nepal, I have three main points ...
Are 12 million Americans living on less than $2 a day?
Financial Times - 8/26/2014 7:29:05 PM
But how does the US, the world’s richest economy, fit in when you apply the $2/day poverty line the World Bank and others normally use to grade much poorer countries ... in the US as if it was a developing country, we would conclude that no-one falls ...
Pro-Russian rebel forces reportedly enter key Ukrainian town in new southeastern front
FOX News - 8/27/2014 5:11:54 PM
According to Reuters, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone Wednesday that the latest reports ... which is far from the main front line further north and in an area controlled by the government.
Broken body, repaired soul
ESPN - 11/24/2012 2:54:19 AM
I had the world in my hands until ... to qualify for the main event. He would start 16th. It was a stop-and-go night, but, by Lap 21, Jones was the leader. He would not look back. Redemption stood at the finish line. Heartache was in the rearview.