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Yemen Telecommunications Profile 2017

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 1.195 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 4 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 17.359 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 65 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: cell phone penetration growing rapidly
domestic: the national network consists of microwave radio relay, cable, tropospheric scatter, GSM and CDMA mobile-cellular telephone systems; fixed-line teledensity remains low by regional standards but mobile cellular use expanding apace
international: country code - 967; landing point for the international submarine cable Fiber-Optic Link Around the Globe (FLAG); satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (2 Indian Ocean and 1 Atlantic Ocean), 1 Intersputnik (Atlantic Ocean region), and 2 Arabsat; microwave radio relay to Saudi Arabia and Djibouti (2016)
Broadcast mediastate-run TV with 2 stations; state-run radio with 2 national radio stations and 5 local stations; stations from Oman and Saudi Arabia can be accessed (2007)
Internet country code.ye
Internet userstotal: 6.711 million
percent of population: 25.1% (July 2015 est.)

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

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