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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Media > Telephones stats

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STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Main lines in use 64.67 million
Ranked 3rd.
146 million
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Japan

Main lines in use > Per capita 402.03 per 1,000 people
Ranked 27th.
541.94 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 35% more than Japan

Main lines in use per 1000 347.79
Ranked 45th.
459.63
Ranked 20th. 32% more than Japan

Mobile cellular 132.76 million
Ranked 7th.
290.3 million
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Japan

Mobile cellular > Per capita 842.31 per 1,000 people
Ranked 60th.
846.78 per 1,000 people
Ranked 59th. 1% more than Japan

Mobile cellular per 1000 900.9
Ranked 83th.
932.29
Ranked 78th. 3% more than Japan

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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