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    Korea, North Communications - 1989
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    SOURCE: 1989 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railroads: 4,535 km total operating in 1980; 3,870 km 1.435-meter standard gauge, 665 km 0.762-meter narrow gauge, 159 km double track; 3,175 km electrified; government owned

      Highways: about 20,280 km (1980); 98.5% gravel, crushed stone, or earth surface; 1.5% concrete or bituminous

      Inland waterways: 2,253 km; mostly navigable by small craft only

      Pipelines: crude oil, 37 km

      Ports: Ch'ongjin, Haeju, Hungnam, Namp'o, Wonsan, Songnim, 26 minor ports

      Merchant marine: 68 ships (1,000 GRT and over) totaling 469,683 GRT/706,207 DWT; includes 1 passenger, 2 short-sea passenger, 1 passenger-cargo, 56 cargo, 2 petroleum, oils, and lubricants (POL) tanker, 5 bulk, 1 combination bulk

      Airports: 50 total, 50 usable; about 30 with permanent-surface runways; fewer than 5 with runways over 3,659 m; 20 with runways 2,440-3,659 m; 30 with runways 1,220-2,439 m

      Telecommunications: stations--18 AM, no FM, 11 TV; 200,000 TV sets; 3,500,000 radio receivers; 1 satellite ground station

      NOTE: The information regarding Korea, North on this page is re-published from the 1989 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Korea, North Communications 1989 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Korea, North Communications 1989 should be addressed to the CIA.

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