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Nepal Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 846,940
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 3 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 27.516 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 87 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: fair radiotelephone communication service and mobile-cellular telephone network
domestic: mobile service has been extended to all 75 districts covering 90% of Nepal’s land area
international: country code - 977; radiotelephone communications; microwave and fiber landlines to India; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Indian Ocean) (2016)
Broadcast mediastate operates 3 TV stations, as well as national and regional radio stations; 88 independent TV channels are registered with only 25 in regular operation; 672 FM radio stations are licensed with 588 operational (2016)
Internet country code.np
Internet userstotal: 12.293 million
percent of population: 42.3% (2016)

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

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