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
Where in the World Is Renewable Energy Used the Most?
The Motley Fool - 2/13/2017 5:06:57 AM
Listen in to find out just how massively China is invested in renewable energy generation over the next five years, why biomass energy use is growing so quickly, which countries around the world are invested ... O'Reilly: The per-capita numbers were ...
Top 10 Smallest Countries In Africa Continent By Area!! – (The Smallest Nations Of Africa)
howafrica.com - 2/8/2017 2:45:32 PM
While Rwanda remains one of the poorest countries in Africa it has recovered somewhat from this black page in the world’s history. Tourism is the fastest growing sector in the country as it is seen as a safe country despite its history. The main tourist ...
The best - and worst - countries for air pollution and electricity use
weforum.org - 2/9/2017 9:58:01 AM
Meanwhile, the US — which currently ranks eighth on the list of countries ... Energy Agency/World Health Organisation (via The Eco Experts) The main reason the US ranks so poorly on carbon dioxide emissions is because its per-person consumption rate ...
Merhawi Kudus: The Eritrean sensation dreaming of turning his love of riding into Grand Tour success
Cycling Weekly - 2/21/2017 11:16:51 AM
with Eritrea reporting a GDP per capita of $754.90. Yet with his long, skinny toothpick-like limbs he will be riding with Quintana, Bardet, Aru and Alberto Contador – all from cycling-rich first-world countries – in the Abu Dhabi Tour. And this is ...
The global media landscape: in eight charts
www.themediabriefing.com - 2/12/2017 11:59:08 PM
The US TV market - at £113bn - is easily the largest in the world, ahead of China (£24.8bn) and Germany (£23.3bn). In terms of revenues per head, the US again comes out on top, attracting £351 per capita ... mobile phone users say they use their ...
Integration Efforts in the EAC
africabusiness.com - 2/11/2017 8:29:45 AM
There are two main strategies that can be adopted by market entrants in the EAC, both of them involving deep product adaptation. The first is based upon the use of global sources ... to one of the richest per capita countries in world, is a model of ...
A quarter of the world’s growth is undergoing big experiments
Times of Oman - 2/11/2017 9:55:39 AM
In China, President Xi Jinping’s government is in the midst of a supertanker-like turn toward domestic consumption. In India, well...Modinomics. These three countries ... MSCI World Index, which climbed 8.2 per cent. For global investors, the main ...
How India became Bill Gates’ guinea pig: A conspiracy as recounted by the main actors
washingtonsblog.com - 2/22/2017 12:24:15 AM
It also recommended that the US government use its significant influence on the World ... phone calls and mobile payments. They are telling the phone companies to let a contracted (private) company hook up to all routers. +++ Kenya is a country that, in ...
Fitch Affirms Macedonia at 'BB'; Outlook Negative
Reuters - 2/18/2017 2:30:42 AM
However, GDP per capita is below the median ... estimate of 'BB' category peers, but in line with the country's five-year real GDP average. Domestic demand proved resilient in 2016, led by household consumption. However, investment activity was weak ...
Laos: A lesser-known disaster in the Vietnam era
pilotonline.com - 2/13/2017 11:12:01 AM
It made Laos, per capita, the most bombed country in human history. In 1969 alone, the United States dropped more bombs on Laos than it did on Japan during all of World War II ... relied more and more on massive use of American airpower, in particular ...
Ecuador’s Left-Wing Success Story
The Nation - 2/15/2017 11:31:07 AM
It turns out that even a relatively small, middle-income developing country can adopt ... responsible enough to use them.3 Ecuador has cut poverty by 38 percent, increased spending on education and healthcare, and raised per capita income.
Fairfax resident develops ‘anti-charity’ fundraising app
Fairfax Times - 2/17/2017 5:55:18 PM
The country also struggles with corruption and high rates of HIV/AIDS. The World Factbook estimates that 52.4 percent of its population lived below the poverty line as of 2004, and puts its 2016 gross domestic product (GDP) per capita at $1,100 ...
Greece: the low-noise collapse of an entire country
failedevolution.blogspot.gr - 2/9/2017 11:55:32 PM
There are no more trains, no more buses in whole parts of the country. No more schools, sometimes. Many secondary schools had to close in the most remote corners because of lack of funding. Per capita spending on health has declined by a third since 2009 ...
Happy, on a larger scale
Deccan Herald - 2/18/2017 9:00:14 PM
The world ... country, followed by Switzerland and the Scandinavian countries. It is interesting to note that WHR ranks India 118 after Pakistan at 92 and Bangaladesh at 110! The editors have arrived at the happiness index using six factors: GDP per capita ...
The best and worst countries in the world when it comes to air pollution and electricity use
businessinsider.com - 2/6/2017 2:40:45 PM
Here the best and worst of 135 countries according to World Health Organization ... to carbon dioxide emissions. The main reason the US ranks so poorly on carbon dioxide emissions is because its per-person consumption rate of electricity is so high ...