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Taiwan Telecommunications Profile 2018

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 13,770,996
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 59 (July 2016 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 29.681 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 127 (July 2016 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: provides telecommunications service for every business and private need
domestic: thoroughly modern; completely digitalized
international: country code - 886; roughly 15 submarine fiber cables provide links throughout Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, and the US; satellite earth stations - 2 (2016)
Broadcast media5 nationwide television networks operating roughly 75 TV stations; about 60% of households utilize multi-channel cable TV; national and regional radio networks with about 170 radio stations (2016)
Internet country code.tw
Internet userstotal: 20.601 million
percent of population: 88% (July 2016 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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