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Burundi Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 35,000 (2006)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 250,000 (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: primitive system; telephone density one of the lowest in the world; fixed-line connections stand at well less than 1 per 100 persons; mobile-cellular usage is increasing but remains at a meager 3 per 100 persons domestic: sparse system of open-wire, radiotelephone communications, and low-capacity microwave radio relay international: country code - 257; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Indian Ocean) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 0, FM 4, shortwave 1 (2001)
Television broadcast stations: 1 (2001)
Internet country code: .bi
Internet hosts: 162 (2008)
Internet users: 60,000 (2006)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Burundi on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Burundi Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Burundi Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.