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Rwanda Communications 2011
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SOURCE: 2011 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


















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Telephones - main lines in use:
33,500 (2009)
country comparison to the world: 175
[see also: Telephones - main lines in use country ranks ]

Telephones - mobile cellular:
2.429 million (2009)
country comparison to the world: 123
[see also: Telephones - mobile cellular country ranks ]

Telephone system:
general assessment: small, inadequate telephone system primarily serves business, education, and government
domestic: the capital, Kigali, is connected to the centers of the provinces by microwave radio relay and, recently, by cellular telephone service; much of the network depends on wire and HF radiotelephone; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular telephone density has increased to about 25 telephones per 100 persons
international: country code - 250; international connections employ microwave radio relay to neighboring countries and satellite communications to more distant countries; satellite earth stations - 1 Intelsat (Indian Ocean) in Kigali (includes telex and telefax service)

Broadcast media:
government owns and operates the only TV station; government-owned and operated Radio Rwanda has a national reach; 9 private radio stations; transmissions of multiple international broadcasters are available (2007)

Internet country code:
.rw

Internet hosts:
815 (2010)
country comparison to the world: 172
[see also: Internet hosts country ranks ]

Internet users:
450,000 (2009)
country comparison to the world: 118
[see also: Internet users country ranks ]


NOTE: The information regarding Rwanda 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 Rwanda Communications 2011 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Rwanda Communications 2011 should be addressed to the CIA.



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