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Philippines Communications 2011
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Telephones - main lines in use:
4.1 million (2009)
country comparison to the world: 37
[see also: Telephones - main lines in use country ranks ]

Telephones - mobile cellular:
74.489 million (2009)
country comparison to the world: 15
[see also: Telephones - mobile cellular country ranks ]

Telephone system:
general assessment: good international radiotelephone and submarine cable services; domestic and interisland service adequate
domestic: domestic satellite system with 11 earth stations; mobile-cellular communications now dominate the industry; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity about 80 telephones per 100 persons
international: country code - 63; a series of submarine cables together provide connectivity to Asia, US, the Middle East, and Europe; multiple international gateways (2009)

Broadcast media:
multiple national private TV and radio networks and a government-operated national TV and radio network; about 300 television stations and more than 1,000 radio stations; multi-channel satellite and cable TV systems are available (2008)

Internet country code:
.ph

Internet hosts:
394,990 (2010)
country comparison to the world: 53
[see also: Internet hosts country ranks ]

Internet users:
8.278 million (2009)
country comparison to the world: 34
[see also: Internet users country ranks ]


NOTE: The information regarding Philippines on this page is re-published from the 2011 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Philippines Communications 2011 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Philippines Communications 2011 should be addressed to the CIA.



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