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Paraguay Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 368,000
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 5 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 7,489,474
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 109 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: the fixed-line market is a state monopoly and fixed-line telephone service is meager; principal switching center is in Asuncion
domestic: deficiencies in provision of fixed-line service have resulted in a rapid expansion of mobile-cellular services fostered by competition among multiple providers; Internet market also open to competition
international: country code - 595; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2016)
Broadcast media6 privately owned TV stations; about 75 commercial and community radio stations; 1 state-owned radio network (2010)
Internet country code.py
Internet userstotal: 3,524,045
percent of population: 51.3% (July 2016 est.)

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

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