Gaza Strip Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in use406,500 (includes the West Bank) (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 3,531,000 (includes the West Bank)
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 76 (includes the West Bank) (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: Gaza continues to repair the damage to its telecommunications infrastructure caused by fighting in 2009
domestic: Israeli company BEZEK and the Palestinian company PALTEL are responsible for fixed-line services; the Palestinian JAWWAL company provides cellular services
international: country code - 970 (2010)
Broadcast media1 TV station and about 10 radio stations; satellite TV accessible (2008)
Internet country code.ps; note - same as the West Bank
Internet userstotal: 2.673 million (includes the West Bank)
percent of population: 57.4% (includes the West Bank) (July 2015 est.)

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

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