Syrian Arab Republic - Telephone lines

Fixed telephone subscriptions

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions in Syrian Arab Republic was 3,464,846 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,428,774 in 2013 and a minimum value of 38,885 in 1960.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 38,885
1965 57,000
1970 79,792
1975 128,000
1976 137,000
1977 151,000
1978 169,000
1979 191,000
1980 239,824
1981 305,000
1982 335,000
1983 366,000
1984 416,000
1985 440,000
1986 455,000
1987 466,000
1988 478,000
1989 489,000
1990 496,360
1991 502,314
1992 513,403
1993 567,000
1994 686,431
1995 958,457
1996 1,199,000
1997 1,312,585
1998 1,477,000
1999 1,600,355
2000 1,675,246
2001 1,816,991
2002 2,095,000
2003 2,411,000
2004 2,658,000
2005 2,903,139
2006 3,243,000
2007 3,452,000
2008 3,633,443
2009 3,871,114
2010 4,069,041
2011 4,289,000
2012 4,254,047
2013 4,428,774
2014 3,629,047
2015 3,539,665
2016 3,464,846

Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people)

The value for Fixed telephone subscriptions (per 100 people) in Syrian Arab Republic was 15.21 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20.22 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.85 in 1960.

Definition: Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.

Source: International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.85
1965 1.06
1970 1.25
1975 1.69
1976 1.75
1977 1.87
1978 2.02
1979 2.21
1980 2.68
1981 3.29
1982 3.48
1983 3.67
1984 4.03
1985 4.12
1986 4.13
1987 4.10
1988 4.08
1989 4.05
1990 3.99
1991 3.92
1992 3.89
1993 4.18
1994 4.92
1995 6.68
1996 8.13
1997 8.65
1998 9.47
1999 10.00
2000 10.23
2001 10.88
2002 12.33
2003 13.94
2004 15.04
2005 15.98
2006 17.25
2007 17.65
2008 17.86
2009 18.41
2010 18.90
2011 19.67
2012 19.43
2013 20.22
2014 16.51
2015 15.90
2016 15.21

Classification

Topic: Infrastructure Indicators

Sub-Topic: Communications