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Gabon Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 26,500 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 1.169 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: adequate service by African standards and improving with the help of a growing mobile cell network system with multiple providers; mobile-cellular subscribership reached 80 per 100 persons in 2007 domestic: adequate system of cable, microwave radio relay, tropospheric scatter, radiotelephone communication stations, and a domestic satellite system with 12 earth stations international: country code - 241; landing point for the SAT-3/WASC fiber-optic submarine cable that provides connectivity to Europe and Asia; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 6, FM 7 (plus 11 repeaters), shortwave 4 (2001)
Television broadcast stations: 4 (plus 4 repeaters) (2001)
Internet country code: .ga
Internet hosts: 88 (2008)
Internet users: 145,000 (2007)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Gabon 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 Gabon Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Gabon Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.