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Sao Tome and Principe Telecommunications Profile 2016

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 7,000
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 4 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 132,000
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 68 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: local telephone network of adequate quality with most lines connected to digital switches
domestic: combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity roughly 70 telephones per 100 persons
international: country code - 239; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2015)
Broadcast media1 government-owned TV station; 1 government-owned radio station; 3 independent local radio stations authorized in 2005 with 2 operating at the end of 2006; transmissions of multiple international broadcasters are available (2007)
Internet country code.st
Internet userstotal: 50,000
percent of population: 25.8% (July 2015 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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