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Peru Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 3,074,464
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 10 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 36,933,161
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 120 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: adequate for most requirements; nationwide microwave radio relay system and a domestic satellite system with 12 earth stations
domestic: fixed-line teledensity is only about 10 per 100 persons; mobile-cellular teledensity, spurred by competition among multiple providers, now 120 telephones per 100 persons
international: country code - 51; the South America-1 (SAM-1) and Pan American (PAN-AM) submarine cable systems provide links to parts of Central and South America, the Caribbean, and US; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2016)
Broadcast media10 major TV networks of which only one, Television Nacional de Peru, is state owned; multi-channel cable TV services are available; in excess of 2,000 radio stations including a substantial number of indigenous language stations (2010)
Internet country code.pe
Internet userstotal: 13,975,422
percent of population: 45.5% (July 2016 est.)

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

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