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Switzerland Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 4.029 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 49 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 11,283,400
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 138 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: highly developed telecommunications infrastructure with excellent domestic and international services
domestic: ranked among leading countries for fixed-line teledensity and infrastructure; mobile-cellular subscribership roughly 140 per 100 persons; extensive cable and microwave radio relay networks
international: country code - 41; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean) (2016)
Broadcast mediathe publicly owned radio and TV broadcaster, Swiss Broadcasting Corporation (SRG/SSR), operates 7 national TV networks, 3 broadcasting in German, 2 in Italian, and 2 in French; private commercial TV stations broadcast regionally and locally; TV broadcasts from stations in Germany, Italy, and France are widely available via multi-channel cable and satellite TV services; SRG/SSR operates 17 radio stations that, along with private broadcasters, provide national to local coverage (2015)
Internet country code.ch
Internet userstotal: 7,312,744
percent of population: 89.4% (July 2016 est.)

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

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