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Denmark Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 1,557,101
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 28 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 6,985,035
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 125 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: excellent telephone and Internet services
domestic: buried and submarine cables and microwave radio relay form trunk network; multiple mobile-cellular communications systems
international: country code - 45; a series of fiber-optic submarine cables link Denmark with Canada, Faroe Islands, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, and UK; satellite earth stations - 18 (6 Intelsat, 10 Eutelsat, 1 Orion, 1 Inmarsat (Blaavand-Atlantic-East)); note - the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden) share the Danish earth station and the Eik, Norway, station for worldwide Inmarsat access (2015)
Broadcast mediastrong public-sector TV presence with state-owned Danmarks Radio (DR) operating 6 channels and publicly owned TV2 operating roughly a half-dozen channels; broadcasts of privately owned stations are available via satellite and cable feed; DR operates 4 nationwide FM radio stations, 10 digital audio broadcasting stations, and 14 web-based radio stations; in 2010, there were 140 commercial and 187 community (non-commercial) radio stations (2012)
Internet country code.dk
Internet userstotal: 5,424,169
percent of population: 97.0% (July 2016 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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