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Poland Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 4.245 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 11 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 56.838 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 147 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: modernization of the telecommunications network has accelerated with market-based competition; fixed-line service, dominated by the former state-owned company, is dwarfed by the growth in mobile-cellular services
domestic: several nation-wide networks provide mobile-cellular service; coverage is generally good; fixed-line service lags in rural areas
international: country code - 48; international direct dialing with automated exchanges; satellite earth station - 1 with access to Intelsat, Eutelsat, Inmarsat, and Intersputnik (2015)
Broadcast mediastate-run public TV operates 2 national channels supplemented by 16 regional channels and several niche channels; privately owned entities operate several national TV networks and a number of special interest channels; many privately owned channels broadcasting locally; roughly half of all households are linked to either satellite or cable TV systems providing access to foreign television networks; state-run public radio operates 5 national networks and 17 regional radio stations; 2 privately owned national radio networks, several commercial stations broadcasting to multiple cities, and many privately owned local radio stations (2007)
Internet country code.pl
Internet userstotal: 26.221 million
percent of population: 68% (July 2015 est.)

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

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