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Finland Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 457,300
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 8 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 7,366,100
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 134 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: modern system with excellent service
domestic: digital fiber-optic, fixed-line network and an extensive mobile-cellular network provide domestic needs
international: country code - 358; submarine cables provide links to Estonia and Sweden; satellite earth stations - access to Intelsat transmission service via a Swedish satellite earth station, 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic and Indian Ocean regions); note - Finland shares the Inmarsat earth station with the other Nordic countries (Denmark, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden) (2015)
Broadcast mediaa mix of 3 publicly operated TV stations and numerous privately owned TV stations; several free and special-interest pay-TV channels; cable and satellite multi-channel subscription services are available; all TV signals are broadcast digitally; Internet television, such as Netflix and others, is available; public broadcasting maintains a network of 13 national and 25 regional radio stations; a large number of private radio broadcasters and access to Internet radio (2017)
Internet country code.fi; note - Aland Islands assigned .ax
Internet userstotal: 4,822,132
percent of population: 87.7% (July 2016 est.)

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

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