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Media > Telephone employees > Total > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Telephone employees refer to the total full-time telecommunications staff. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Greenland 7.72 per 1,000 people 2002
2 Bermuda 7.59 per 1,000 people 2002
3 Iceland 5.37 per 1,000 people 2004
4 Malta 4.68 per 1,000 people 2004
5 Netherlands Antilles 4.42 per 1,000 people 1996
6 Seychelles 4.38 per 1,000 people 2001
7 Poland 4.22 per 1,000 people 2003
8 Virgin Islands 4.01 per 1,000 people 1998
9 United Kingdom 3.98 per 1,000 people 2002
10 French Polynesia 3.73 per 1,000 people 2002
11 Luxembourg 3.69 per 1,000 people 2003
12 Netherlands 3.67 per 1,000 people 2000
13 Denmark 3.65 per 1,000 people 2004
14 The Bahamas 3.62 per 1,000 people 2003
15 Georgia 3.58 per 1,000 people 2002
16 Ireland 3.56 per 1,000 people 2004
17 United States 3.55 per 1,000 people 2004
18 Barbados 3.42 per 1,000 people 2004
19 Cyprus 3.39 per 1,000 people 2004
20 Finland 3.34 per 1,000 people 2003
21 Norway 3.28 per 1,000 people 2004
22 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3.19 per 1,000 people 2001
23 Kuwait 3 per 1,000 people 2004
24 Switzerland 2.97 per 1,000 people 2004
25 Tonga 2.9 per 1,000 people 2002
26 Brunei 2.83 per 1,000 people 1998
27 Hong Kong 2.79 per 1,000 people 2004
Cold countries average (profile) 2.77 per 1,000 people 2000
28 Germany 2.73 per 1,000 people 2004
29 Belarus 2.71 per 1,000 people 2004
30 Bahrain 2.69 per 1,000 people 2004
31 San Marino 2.68 per 1,000 people 2004
Europe average (profile) 2.65 per 1,000 people 2000
32 Libya 2.64 per 1,000 people 2000
33 Bulgaria 2.63 per 1,000 people 2004
European Union average (profile) 2.62 per 1,000 people 2003
34 Croatia 2.61 per 1,000 people 2004
35 Ukraine 2.61 per 1,000 people 2002
36 Estonia 2.6 per 1,000 people 2004
37 Guam 2.54 per 1,000 people 2001
Eurozone average (profile) 2.54 per 1,000 people 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.53 per 1,000 people 2003
38 Australia 2.52 per 1,000 people 2003
39 Saint Lucia 2.48 per 1,000 people 1998
40 Austria 2.43 per 1,000 people 2004
41 Trinidad and Tobago 2.43 per 1,000 people 2001
42 Fiji 2.42 per 1,000 people 2002
43 Macau 2.38 per 1,000 people 2004
44 Antigua and Barbuda 2.38 per 1,000 people 2001
45 Canada 2.37 per 1,000 people 2005
46 Dominica 2.35 per 1,000 people 1999
47 Russia 2.34 per 1,000 people 2004
48 United Arab Emirates 2.32 per 1,000 people 2004
NATO countries average (profile) 2.32 per 1,000 people 2003
49 Greece 2.31 per 1,000 people 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.31 per 1,000 people 2003
50 Suriname 2.31 per 1,000 people 2004
51 Belgium 2.28 per 1,000 people 2004
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2.25 per 1,000 people 2001
=52 France 2.21 per 1,000 people 2004
=52 Kazakhstan 2.21 per 1,000 people 2003
54 Qatar 2.21 per 1,000 people 2004
55 South Korea 2.17 per 1,000 people 2003
Eastern Europe average (profile) 2.16 per 1,000 people 1999
56 Azerbaijan 2.16 per 1,000 people 2004
57 Paraguay 2.15 per 1,000 people 2001
58 Israel 2.15 per 1,000 people 2004
59 Singapore 2.13 per 1,000 people 2001
60 Sweden 2.1 per 1,000 people 2004
61 Grenada 2.07 per 1,000 people 2001
62 Spain 2.06 per 1,000 people 2004
63 Panama 2.03 per 1,000 people 2005
64 Slovakia 2.02 per 1,000 people 2004
65 Czech Republic 1.99 per 1,000 people 2004
66 Romania 1.99 per 1,000 people 2003
67 Moldova 1.91 per 1,000 people 2004
68 Marshall Islands 1.86 per 1,000 people 2003
69 Dominican Republic 1.86 per 1,000 people 2000
70 Hungary 1.82 per 1,000 people 2004
Christian countries average (profile) 1.81 per 1,000 people 1995
71 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.79 per 1,000 people 2004
72 Armenia 1.78 per 1,000 people 2004
Non-religious countries average (profile) 1.78 per 1,000 people 2003
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.76 per 1,000 people 2001
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 1.74 per 1,000 people 1999
73 Serbia and Montenegro 1.72 per 1,000 people 2002
74 Uruguay 1.71 per 1,000 people 2001
75 Kiribati 1.68 per 1,000 people 2001
76 Turkmenistan 1.65 per 1,000 people 2001
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1.63 per 1,000 people 1999
77 Mauritius 1.62 per 1,000 people 2004
78 Latvia 1.61 per 1,000 people 2004
79 Maldives 1.61 per 1,000 people 2004
80 Gabon 1.59 per 1,000 people 2004
81 Mongolia 1.59 per 1,000 people 2003
82 Belize 1.56 per 1,000 people 2004
83 Lebanon 1.53 per 1,000 people 1999
84 Italy 1.53 per 1,000 people 2003
85 Lithuania 1.52 per 1,000 people 2001
86 Cuba 1.49 per 1,000 people 2002
87 Kyrgyzstan 1.46 per 1,000 people 2004
88 Portugal 1.41 per 1,000 people 2004
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1.4 per 1,000 people 2002
Former British colonies average (profile) 1.4 per 1,000 people 2001
89 Samoa 1.38 per 1,000 people 2003
90 Costa Rica 1.37 per 1,000 people 2004
Catholic countries average (profile) 1.37 per 1,000 people 1999
91 Puerto Rico 1.33 per 1,000 people 2001
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 1.31 per 1,000 people 1998
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.27 per 1,000 people 2002
92 Federated States of Micronesia 1.27 per 1,000 people 2003
93 New Zealand 1.24 per 1,000 people 2004
94 Chile 1.23 per 1,000 people 2002
95 Syria 1.22 per 1,000 people 2004
96 Jamaica 1.14 per 1,000 people 2003
Hot countries average (profile) 1.11 per 1,000 people 1999
Emerging markets average (profile) 1.11 per 1,000 people 2001
97 Vietnam 1.11 per 1,000 people 2003
98 Slovenia 1.09 per 1,000 people 2004
99 Bhutan 1.07 per 1,000 people 2004
100 Albania 1.06 per 1,000 people 2003
101 New Caledonia 1.04 per 1,000 people 2003
102 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.03 per 1,000 people 2003
103 Malaysia 0.994 per 1,000 people 2004
104 Saudi Arabia 0.989 per 1,000 people 2002
105 Uzbekistan 0.972 per 1,000 people 2001
106 Jordan 0.963 per 1,000 people 2004
South and Central Asia average (profile) 0.943 per 1,000 people 2001
107 Tunisia 0.935 per 1,000 people 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 0.918 per 1,000 people 2001
108 Cape Verde 0.917 per 1,000 people 2004
109 Vanuatu 0.916 per 1,000 people 2001
110 Mexico 0.897 per 1,000 people 2004
111 Japan 0.896 per 1,000 people 2003
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 0.864 per 1,000 people 2001
112 Turkey 0.857 per 1,000 people 2004
113 Honduras 0.836 per 1,000 people 2004
114 Guyana 0.833 per 1,000 people 2004
115 Tajikistan 0.801 per 1,000 people 2003
116 The Gambia 0.797 per 1,000 people 2002
117 Djibouti 0.769 per 1,000 people 2003
118 Namibia 0.767 per 1,000 people 2002
119 South Africa 0.764 per 1,000 people 2004
120 Iraq 0.763 per 1,000 people 1988
121 Colombia 0.76 per 1,000 people 2001
122 Egypt 0.754 per 1,000 people 2004
123 Algeria 0.753 per 1,000 people 2004
124 North Korea 0.734 per 1,000 people 1993
125 Oman 0.71 per 1,000 people 2004
126 Iran 0.695 per 1,000 people 2003
127 Haiti 0.603 per 1,000 people 2003
128 Kenya 0.602 per 1,000 people 2004
129 Argentina 0.597 per 1,000 people 2004
130 Ecuador 0.593 per 1,000 people 2004
131 Venezuela 0.586 per 1,000 people 2002
132 Sao Tome and Principe 0.582 per 1,000 people 2004
133 Botswana 0.556 per 1,000 people 2003
134 Pakistan 0.543 per 1,000 people 2005
135 China 0.538 per 1,000 people 2004
136 Brazil 0.53 per 1,000 people 2001
137 Sri Lanka 0.527 per 1,000 people 2004
138 Peru 0.472 per 1,000 people 2004
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 0.442 per 1,000 people 2001
139 Equatorial Guinea 0.435 per 1,000 people 2001
140 Morocco 0.434 per 1,000 people 2004
141 Swaziland 0.426 per 1,000 people 2003
South Asia average (profile) 0.422 per 1,000 people 2001
142 El Salvador 0.416 per 1,000 people 2005
143 India 0.404 per 1,000 people 2001
144 Bolivia 0.396 per 1,000 people 2004
145 Nicaragua 0.395 per 1,000 people 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 0.379 per 1,000 people 2002
146 Solomon Islands 0.351 per 1,000 people 2001
147 Papua New Guinea 0.338 per 1,000 people 2000
148 Zimbabwe 0.325 per 1,000 people 2005
149 Thailand 0.321 per 1,000 people 2005
failed states average (profile) 0.317 per 1,000 people 1988
150 Congo, Republic of the 0.316 per 1,000 people 1995
151 Comoros 0.299 per 1,000 people 2003
152 Senegal 0.294 per 1,000 people 2004
153 Liberia 0.291 per 1,000 people 1997
154 Philippines 0.287 per 1,000 people 2004
155 Yemen 0.283 per 1,000 people 2002
156 Guatemala 0.28 per 1,000 people 2001
157 Zambia 0.276 per 1,000 people 2004
158 Malawi 0.267 per 1,000 people 2002
159 Ghana 0.257 per 1,000 people 2005
160 Laos 0.255 per 1,000 people 2003
161 Sierra Leone 0.254 per 1,000 people 2001
162 Mauritania 0.252 per 1,000 people 2003
163 Somalia 0.227 per 1,000 people 1991
164 Lesotho 0.199 per 1,000 people 2002
165 Eritrea 0.197 per 1,000 people 2004
166 Togo 0.184 per 1,000 people 2004
167 Nepal 0.183 per 1,000 people 2004
=168 Cameroon 0.178 per 1,000 people 2003
=168 Guinea-Bissau 0.178 per 1,000 people 2000
170 Indonesia 0.171 per 1,000 people 2004
171 Cote d'Ivoire 0.159 per 1,000 people 2004
172 Burma 0.157 per 1,000 people 2004
173 Benin 0.155 per 1,000 people 2004
174 Angola 0.153 per 1,000 people 2002
175 Bangladesh 0.151 per 1,000 people 2001
176 Madagascar 0.131 per 1,000 people 2003
177 Mali 0.124 per 1,000 people 2002
=178 Ethiopia 0.117 per 1,000 people 2004
=178 Nigeria 0.117 per 1,000 people 2003
180 Niger 0.11 per 1,000 people 2001
181 Sudan 0.106 per 1,000 people 2005
182 Mozambique 0.102 per 1,000 people 2004
183 Tanzania 0.099 per 1,000 people 2002
184 Burkina Faso 0.098 per 1,000 people 2004
185 Central African Republic 0.094 per 1,000 people 2003
186 Guinea 0.092 per 1,000 people 2002
187 Burundi 0.075 per 1,000 people 2004
188 Cambodia 0.073 per 1,000 people 2003
189 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.07 per 1,000 people 2004
190 Chad 0.067 per 1,000 people 2003
191 Uganda 0.059 per 1,000 people 2004
192 Rwanda 0.042 per 1,000 people 2001
193 Afghanistan 0.028 per 1,000 people 2005

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"Countries Compared by Media > Telephone employees > Total > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Media/Telephone-employees/Total/Per-capita

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