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Hong Kong Telecommunications Profile 2016

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 4,327,286
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 61 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 16.736 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 234 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: modern facilities provide excellent domestic and international services
domestic: microwave radio relay links and extensive fiber-optic network
international: country code - 852; multiple international submarine cables provide connections to Asia, US, Australia, the Middle East, and Western Europe; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (1 Pacific Ocean and 2 Indian Ocean); coaxial cable to Guangzhou, China (2015)
Broadcast media2 commercial terrestrial TV networks each with multiple stations; multi-channel satellite and cable TV systems available; 3 radio networks, one of which is government funded, operate about 15 radio stations (2012)
Internet country code.hk
Internet userstotal: 6.066 million
percent of population: 85% (July 2015 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on October 8, 2016

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