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Switzerland Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 4.14 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 51 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 11.7 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 144 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: highly developed telecommunications infrastructure with excellent domestic and international services
domestic: ranked among leading countries for fixed-line teledensity and infrastructure; mobile-cellular subscribership roughly 145 per 100 persons; extensive cable and microwave radio relay networks
international: country code - 41; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean) (2015)
Broadcast mediathe publicly owned radio and TV broadcaster, Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (SRG/SSR), operates 7 national TV networks, 3 broadcasting in German, 2 in Italian, and 2 in French; private commercial TV stations broadcast regionally and locally; TV broadcasts from stations in Germany, Italy, and France are widely available via multi-channel cable and satellite TV services; SRG/SSR operates 17 radio stations that, along with private broadcasters, provide national to local coverage (2015)
Internet country code.ch
Internet userstotal: 7.145 million
percent of population: 88% (July 2015 est.)

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

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