Definition: This entry gives the estimated number of fixed telephone lines per 100 people.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - main lines in use per capita map
How health care works around the world
CNN - 3/17/2017 11:02:42 AM
This "pod" and the option of a phone consultation ... that of many other countries. McKee also highlighted Germany and France, which spent 11.3% and 11.5% of their GDPs on health care, respectively, in 2014 and have more beds per capita, more doctors ...
Seeking joy: The world’s happiest countries
gulfbusiness.com - 3/18/2017 5:03:36 AM
The annual World Happiness Report, produced by the UN’s Sustainable Development Solutions Network, compares countries on variables including GDP per capita, social support ... One of the main reasons that Denmark does so well in international happiness ...
‘We’re cheated, first in India, then in Qatar’: how World Cup workers are deceived
The Guardian - 3/19/2017 12:11:55 PM
The main agencies demand between £400 ... £101,406 Qatar’s average per capita income, according to the World Bank and International Monetary Fund, making it the richest country in the world. £475 The average monthly salary for Indian construction ...
Why don’t we reduce, reuse & recycle to conserve water
The New Indian Express - 3/21/2017 10:36:29 AM
CHENNAI: While the country is blessed with some ... The demand of 135 litres per capita daily (LPCD) is more than three times the rural demand of 40 LPCD. On World Water Day, in line with the United Nations theme, “Why Waste Water?”
Chinese far ahead of Indians in internet use
Hindustan Times - 3/17/2017 5:57:53 PM
China, wealthier of the two by gross domestic product per capita ... basic mobile phones — 98% Chinese own at least one, to 72% for Indians. This could be one of the reasons why Apple tends to view India as not among its top-line countries when rolling ...
John Bellamy Foster answers five questions about Marxism and ecology
climateandcapitalism.com - 3/27/2017 4:55:55 PM
Of what use is it to replace ... the next few decades—i.e., the world has to reach zero net emissions by 2050—the biggest reductions in emissions will necessarily have to occur in the rich countries, where per capita carbon emissions are highest.
Corrupt Leaders Thrust South Sudan Into Famine and Abject Ruin
Daily Beast - 3/22/2017 4:58:51 AM
South Sudan may be one of the poorest countries in the world per capita, but it is fabulously ... been the recruitment and use of ethnic-based militias conducting scorched-earth operations. Ethnicity has been used as the main mobilizer for organized ...
South Korea Continues as a Fixed Broadband World Leader
buddeblog.com.au - 3/16/2017 12:33:57 AM
The government aims to transform the country into a knowledge-based information society in a ‘smart-age’. By 2017, KT was still the largest telephone and fixed-line company ... has the world’s highest number of broadband services per capita.
Twenty Years of Digital Convergence Around Mobile: What can we learn from the Cannibal of Cannibals?
communities-dominate.blogs.com - 3/21/2017 11:58:13 PM
MOBILE GOBBLED UP THE TELEPHONE ... world in mobile adoption rate (at about 35%) and it was by no means obvious Finland would ever reach the same level of mobile penetration rate as the 'mature fully deployed landline penetration' which was at over 60% per ...
Which are the happiest countries in the world? Norway 1st, Canada 7th
ibusinesslines.com - 3/23/2017 1:15:46 AM
Malaysia is now the 42nd happiest country among 155 nations, according to this year's World Happiness Report ... Analysts say that healthy life expectancy and gross domestic product per capita are two of the strongest determining factors in gauging ...
Easynomics: Small isn’t always beautiful
Bangalore Mirror - 3/15/2017 12:42:18 AM
Many people these days find it difficult to believe that the Chinese per capita income was lower than the Indian per capital income up until 1990. Only in 1991 did China go ahead of India. Data from the World ... to phone calls, transistors to lines ...
The Vicious Causes of Conflict and Abject Poverty
gnnliberia.com - 3/21/2017 4:12:55 PM
According to US Department of Energy, Canada as one of the top ten world oil producers ... The continent today has a gross national per-capita yearly below that of the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s in most African countries, and an average life expectancy ...
4 People with Very Different Incomes on Living in the World's Most Expensive Ski Town
Outside - 3/13/2017 11:53:23 PM
Jackson, Wyoming, is a world-class adventure playground ... In 2014, Teton County, Wyoming, had the highest per-capita income in the country, at $194,485. In addition to the highest income, Teton County also has the greatest wealth disparity in the ...
Himachal Pradesh, growing to prosper
theindianeconomist.com - 3/14/2017 11:59:21 PM
Both economic and human development indicators have exceeded the rest of India, mainly as a result of government investments in public service delivery (Sanan, 2008; World Bank, 2007). The main success ... in the provision of per-capita subsidy.
Kingfisher: Europe Should Still Count For Something
Seeking Alpha - 3/16/2017 11:56:59 PM
It should also benefit from secular growth in per-capita 'Do-it-Yourself' spending ... of information about the JV with Koc Holding. The country also isn't exactly the most stable place in the world these days, so it seems unlikely to be a major priority ...