|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|59||United Arab Emirates||1,967,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||878,000|
|118||Trinidad and Tobago||287,000|
|139||Papua New Guinea||139,000|
|160||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||58,200|
|173||Antigua and Barbuda||35,000|
|185||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||19,400|
|195||Congo, Republic of the||14,900|
|198||British Virgin Islands||12,268|
|201||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,400|
|203||Sao Tome and Principe||8,000|
|208||Central African Republic||5,600|
|210||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|217||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||1,980|
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, 2014See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
Countries With The Highest Number Of Telephone Lines
worldatlas.com - 3/24/2017 2:43:28 PM
China leads the countries of the world in the number of telephone lines in use, followed by countries of the European Union and the United States. Despite the growing popularity of cell phones, telephone lines play an important role in communication in ...
Men in Third World calling phone numbers at random in search of love
American Thinker - 3/23/2017 4:32:01 PM
Technology has certainly changed the Third World. In countries ... for the price of the phone number of one beautiful one. Does that imply that only one out of ten women in India is pretty, or just that pretty women in India don't use cell phones?
‘This is pretty major’: U.S. attack helicopters ferry allied fighters to front lines in Syria for the first time
National Post - 3/23/2017 9:51:10 AM
The United States is deepening its involvement in the war against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant after an unprecedented American airlift of Arab and Kurdish fighters to the front lines ... use of U.S. attack helicopters and artillery in the country.
Israeli Police Arrest Suspect in Bomb Threats Made Against American Jewish Centers
NBC News - 3/23/2017 6:23:34 AM
He was arrested on suspicion of making security-related threats and publishing false reports causing panic in Jewish communities in countries around the world, said Israel ... "He didn't use regular phone lines. He used different computer systems so ...
Israeli-American arrested in US Jewish community center bomb threats
FOX News - 3/23/2017 4:24:52 PM
The suspect used advanced disguise technologies when contacting other countries, such as distorting voice recognition software, police said, adding that a motive was unclear. "He didn't use regular phone lines. He used different computer systems so he ...
He has a job: diving for dead bodies. But his family still lives in poverty
Los Angeles Times - 3/21/2017 11:58:13 PM
In a remote north Indian village, Ashu Malik’s name and phone number are written in big red letters ... Built more than 60 years ago, the Bhakra Main Line canal, which runs through four states in northern India, is a tranquil sight that is often tainted ...
U.S. combat airlift marks deepening involvement in Syria
Hutchinson News - 3/23/2017 9:22:32 AM
WASHINGTON - The United States is deepening its involvement in the war against the Islamic State group after an unprecedented American airlift of Arab and Kurdish fighters to the front lines ... use of U.S. attack helicopters and artillery in the country.
'Phone romeos' and wrong numbers
Deccan Herald - 3/23/2017 8:21:05 PM
Intentionally dialling wrong numbers is a labour-intensive way to find a girlfriend, But it is increasingly common in a range of countries. call of love: Police call centre staff take phone calls in Lucknow, UP. As mobile phone use grows, more young men ...
In Major Defeat for Trump, Push to Repeal Health Law Fails
New York Times - 3/24/2017 9:38:39 PM
Mr. Trump, in a telephone interview moments ... it’s the easiest goal in the world to reach.” Representative Robert Pittenger, Republican of North Carolina, offered this advice to hard-line conservatives who helped sink the bill: “Follow the example ...
15 under 15: Rising stars in cybersecurity
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/22/2017 11:57:01 PM
The Christian Science Monitor's Passcode traveled across the country to meet 15 of these ... When Kryptina was 9, she became one of the world’s youngest users of bitcoin. She was also very likely the first girl to use the digital currency.
Seven ways mobile phones have changed lives in Africa
CNN - 9/13/2012 3:54:04 PM
Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)-- A little over a decade ago there were about 100,000 phone lines ... of the country's GDP. In Kenya, Sudan and Gabon half or more of adults used mobile money, according to a survey by the Gates Foundation and the World Bank.
Israeli police arrest suspect in threats on US Jewish community centers
Central Pennsylvania - 3/23/2017 9:51:10 AM
"He didn't use regular phone lines. He used different computer ... as well as other police organizations from various countries, technology was used to track down the suspect who had made the threats around the world, Rosenfeld said. In Washington, the ...
History Hopping in Ireland, Part Two
travelsquire.com - 3/20/2017 6:37:16 PM
In front of the house sits the coronation stone of the Irish kings, one of only two left in the country ... line the walls, each with an intriguing story. The main floor is a series of elegant and stately rooms all of which are in constant use by the ...
Decades of TB progress threatened by drug-resistant bacteria, warn experts
The Guardian - 3/22/2017 11:57:01 PM
Migration and travel mean that drug-resistant cases of tuberculosis that are difficult to treat have appeared in almost every part of the world ... use them for active case-finding in the community, and eventually make them available in low income ...
Israelis Make an Arrest in Connection With the Jewish Bomb Threats
Charisma News - 3/24/2017 11:01:33 AM
Rosenfeld added that "he was the main suspect behind the numerous amount of threats which were made to different Jewish communities and organizations around the world." Investigators ... of any community in this country on the basis of their religious ...